Art (1945-contemporary) > Abstract Art Post-War Josef Albers - Biography
White Line Square XVI. 1966.
Lithograph in colors.
Danilowitz 172.8. Monogrammed and dated "A`66", as wel as titled WLS - XVI" and inscribed "Trial proof V". One of ten trial proofs aside from the edition. On Arches wove paper (with watermark). 40 x 40 cm (15.7 x 15.7 in). Sheet: 52,7 x 52,7 cm (20,7 x 20,7 in).
Sheet 8 from the portfolio "White Line Squares (Series II)". Printed and published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (with the blindstamp). [JS].
• As of 1962 Albers attained his characteristic style: Bright, squared color modulations.
• In his paintings and color silkscreens from the signature series "Hommage to the square", Albers examined the interaction of unmixed colors which he coalesces in three to four squared color fields.
• Albers is a main representative of the American Hard Edge.
In good condition. Slightly evenly discolored. Corners minimally crimped.
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