Josef Albers

Variant II
1967

Josef Albers, Variant II

Screenprint on BFK Rives Paper

Image: 27,9 × 28,9 cm | 11 × 11 3/8 in
Sheet: 43,2 × 43,2 cm | 17 × 17 in

Signed and dated "A'66" also titled and numbered "135-200"

Edition of 200 signed + 100 unsigned; Sheet 2 from the portfolio "Ten Variants"; Printer: Sirocco Screenprints, New Haven; Editor: Ives-Sillman, Inc., New Haven

Although Albers signed and dated it "A'66", the edition was actually not published until 1967.

Werkverzeichnis Danilowitz 2010 Nr. 173.2

Provenance

Anna Zurina Gallery New York; Private Collection USA

Exhibitions
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Josef Albers. Colors in Play", 5. März - 14. Mai 2022, Düsseldorf
Literature
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Josef Albers. Colors in Play", Düsseldorf 2022, S. 35
  • Brenda Danilowitz, „The Prints of Josef Albers. A Catalogue Raisonné 1915-1976“, Manchester 2010, Nr. 173.2

About Josef Albers

As a teacher at Bauhaus and Black Mountain Collage, Josef Albers is regarded as an important pioneer of Op Art and color field painting. His oeuvre imperceptibly influences the abstract and concrete art.

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