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JOSEF ALBERS 1888 – 1976
1888 Bottrop, Germany – 1976 New Haven, USA (German / American)

Title: SP VIII, 1967

Technique: Original Titled and Numbered Screenprint on Schöllers Hammer Board

Paper size: 60 x 60 cm. / 23.6 x 23.6 in.
Image size: 49.5 x 49.5 cm. / 19.5 x 19.5 in.

Additional Information: This original screenprint in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist with his monogram at the lower right. It is also dated “67” next to the monogram.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 125 and titled “SP V”, at the lower left margin.
It was published in 1967 by Editions Domberger, Stuttgart, in a limited edition of 125 for Galerie der Spiegel, Cologne.
It was printed by Poldi Domberger.
This is the eighth of the twelve prints that were included in the portfolio “SP”, each one with the same composition in different colour combinations.

Literature: Danilowitz, B. (2002). The Prints of Josef Albers: A Catalogue Raisonné: 1915-1976. New York: Hudson Hills Press
Reference: Danilowitz HH 175.8

Condition: Very good condition. Very pale, unobtrusive foxing in the right margin.