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Homage to the Square: Enfolding

Artist:
Josef Albers (American (born Germany), Bottrop 1888–1976 New Haven, Connecticut)
Date:
1965
Medium:
Oil on Masonite
Dimensions:
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, 1969
Accession Number:
69.274.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (verso): Study for/ Homage to the Square: / "Enfolding" / Albers 1965 [Artist's description of media on verso]
the artist, New Haven, Conn. (1965–69; his gift to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Josef Albers at The Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition of His Paintings and Prints," November 19, 1971–January 11, 1972, no. 63.

Henry Geldzahler in "Twentieth Century Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1965–1975. New York, 1975, p. 210, ill.



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