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Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) Blue Reminding

Auction:
2977B
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2977B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)

Blue Reminding, 1966, edition of 200, published by Ives-Sillman, Inc., New Haven (Danilowitz, 168). Initialed and dated "JA '66" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...182 - 200" in pencil l.l., dedicated "for Irving Penn . XII '67 . JA" in pencil l.c. Color screenprint on paper, image size 11 1/8 x 11 1/8 in. (28.0 x 28.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins approximately 3 inches.

Provenance: The estate of Irving Penn, New York.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Sheet measures 16 7/8 x 16 7/8 in. (42.9 x 42.9 cm). Minor wear at u.r. corner of sheet. No additional issues to report.


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Channel 7, Irving Penn, Josef Albers, Photography, Visual arts

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