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Homage to the Square: Alone, 1963
Josef Albers

Acrylic on Masonite, Image H: 48 in, Image W: 48 in, Frame H: 49 in, Frame W: 49 in
Purchase 1967 Membership Endowment Fund  67.54
© the artist estate/Artist Rights Society
On View
Primary Title Notes: verso inscription
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r.incised in paint "A63"; verso: u.l. black marker "48x48"; c.r. "Homage to the Square: / 'ALONE' / Ground: xxx [illegible] of liquid tese (Rxxx) [illegible] pigment / + center 1 coat of rinson white (viegon + neubun) / painting: paints used - from center: / raw sienna (Bocour) / Zelustrasous grey #3 Goundeashas F. ( / Cobalt green light (Sheba) / all in one primary wash / '[all in] directly from the tube / varnish: Butyl Mettacylate polymer xyline / Daniel Goldminer Ltdt July 1964 / Albers' 1963"

Labels/Stamps:
verso: u.l. printed and typed paper label "sidney janis gallery / 15 east 57 street new york 22 / #10122 / ALBERS Homage to the Square: Alone / 1963 Oil on board 48 x 48" "

Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery, 15 East 57th Street, New York, New York
Exhibition History:
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey (Mar. 1973)

Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey (Dec. 1970)

Keywords: Abstraction, Painting