Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, May 20, 2023 12:00PM EDT
Lot 861

2 Joseph Albers WEG Line Cut Prints, Signed Editions

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Josef Albers (1888-1976)
Marking(s); notes: signed; ed. 11/125 (consignor's records state 11; we believe this may be a very faint 4), 74/125; 1971
Country of origin; materials: German; line-cut embossing on white paper
Dimensions (H, W, D): WEG IV: 26"h, 20.25"w; 29.25"h, 23"w frame; WEG VIII: 26.25"h, 20.25"w; 28"h, 21.75"w frame
Additional Information: Lot is comprised of two prints ("WEG IV" and "WEG VIII") from the "White Embossing on Gray" suite printed and published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, California. Gallery label to reverse of WEG VIII: Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, New York. Provenance: Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, New York.

Spring 2023 Auction Series
- Sat. May 6: Tupperware Corporate Collection: 1970s-1990s
- Sat. May 20: Modern & Contemporary Art + Design
- Now consigning: Fall 2023 Modern & Contemporary Art + Design

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very good, some pale discolorations to paper, not examined outside frames (condition of art only)