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Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) Twenty-five Folders from the Double Portfolio FORMULATION: ARTICULATION

Auction:
2703B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2703B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 07, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)

Twenty-five Folders from the Double Portfolio FORMULATION: ARTICULATION, 1972, edition of 1,000. Identified on two pamphlets/colophons, each folder with artist's dry stamp. Color screenprints on paper, folder size 15 x 20 in. (38.2 x 50.7 cm), presented in an original folio box for Portfolio II.
Condition: Some annotated in pencil on the exterior, extremely minor wear to some at the very tips of the corners.

Provenance: From the estate of Joan Sonnabend, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

FULL LISTING OF FOLDERS INCLUDED
Portfolio I:
1
12 (3 copies)

Portfolio II:
1
2
4
6
8
10
11
13
16
17
19
20
21
23
24
27
28 (2 copies)
30
31
33



The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Josef Albers, Massachusetts, Joan Sonnabend

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