Lot 1: ALBERS, JOSEF. Formulation: Articulation.
October 11, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: ALBERS, JOSEF. Formulation: Articulation. 2 volumes. 127 color screenprints, 380x510 mm; 15x20 inches (sheets), full margins, each printed on folding numbered folio sheets. Large oblong folio, booklet with preface and descriptive text and plates laid into publisher's grey cloth-covered folding portfolios; slipcases. New York: Harry N. Abrams; and New Haven: Ives-Sillman, Inc., 1972
Notes: number 960 of 1000 sets signed by albers on the title-page. One of his most sumptuous publications, including 127 finely executed silkscreen prints of which 121 are in color, printed on wove Mohawk Superfine paper. Danilowitz Appendix C.