09-24-2010 09-24-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2517B Boston
September 24, 2010 12:00 PMCalender
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Josef Albers (American/German, 1888-1976) Lot of Three Images from TEN VARIANTS, Variant VII, Variant IX

$711$600
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2517B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 24, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

Josef Albers (American/German, 1888-1976)

Lot of Three Images from TEN VARIANTS, Variant VII, Variant IX, and Variant X, 1967, edition of 200 (Danilowitz, 173.7, 173.9, and 173.10). Each initialed and dated "JA '66" in pencil l.r. and titled and numbered in pencil l.l., X with label from the Retina Gallery, Cambridge, on the reverse. Color screenprints on paper, image sizes to 10 x 14 in. (25.4 x 35.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Rippling (especially to IX), not examined out of frames.

Provenance: Through the family of Eleanor Kanegis Levin, co-owner of Kanegis Gallery in Boston from 1953 to 1961, and the Retina Gallery in Cambridge from 1968 to 1971.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Keywords

Cambridge, Retina Gallery, Josef Albers, Eleanor Kanegis Levin, Kanegis Gallery