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September 19, 2014 12:00 PMCalender

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) WLS X

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2749BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2014 12:00PM


Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)

WLS X, from WHITE LINE SQUARES (SERIES II), 1966, edition of 125, published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (Danilowitz, 172.2). Monogrammed and dated "JA '66" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...34 - 125" in pencil l.l. Color screenprint on paper, image size 15 3/4 x 15 3/4 in. (39.9 x 39.9 cm),framed.
Condition: Possible subtle toning to sheet, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Sheet size measures 52.7 x 52.7 cm. The print is not hinged or laid down. Gently light-struck. Surface is in good condition. Unobtrusive water damage at l.r. corner of sheet. Minor staining on verso c.r. No additional issues to report.

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