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Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) Plates K

Auction:
2635B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$3,120$2,600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2635B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)

Plates K and L from GRAY INSTRUMENTATION II, 1975, edition of 36, published by Tyler Graphics, Bedford Village, New York (Danilowitz, 228.11-12). Both signed "Albers'" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered in pencil l.l., and with artist's and publisher's dry stamps l.r., the latter identified on a label from the Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing. Screenprints in various grays on paper, image sizes 11 x 11 in. (27.8 x 27.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Both with toning to edges, L floated within frame but not examined out of frame.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Both sheets measure 18 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. K is stamped on the reverse.


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Keywords

Josef Albers, Harcus Krakow Gallery, American art, Bauhaus

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