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Josef Albers

Tenayuca, 1943

Oil on Masonite
22 1/2 × 43 1/2 in
57.2 × 110.5 cm
location
Los Angeles
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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Purchase with the aid of funds from Mr. and Mrs. Richard N. Holdman and Madeleine Haas Russel. © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Ben Blackwell.
Josef Albers
German-American, 1888–1976
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Josef Albers is best known for his seminal “Homage to the Square” series of the 1950s and '60s, …

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Josef Albers is best known for his seminal “Homage to the Square” series of the 1950s and '60s, which focused on the simplification of form and the interplay of shape and color. “Abstraction is real, probably more real than nature,” he once said. “I prefer to see with closed eyes.” His abstract canvases employed …

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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Purchase with the aid of funds from Mr. and Mrs. Richard N. Holdman and Madeleine Haas Russel. © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Ben Blackwell.
Josef Albers
German-American, 1888–1976
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Josef Albers is best known for his seminal “Homage to the Square” series of the 1950s and '60s, …

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Josef Albers is best known for his seminal “Homage to the Square” series of the 1950s and '60s, which focused on the simplification of form and the interplay of shape and color. “Abstraction is real, probably more real than nature,” he once said. “I prefer to see with closed eyes.” His abstract canvases employed …

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Josef Albers

Tenayuca, 1943

Oil on Masonite
22 1/2 × 43 1/2 in
57.2 × 110.5 cm
location
Los Angeles
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