Josef Albers in America: Painting on Paper, Morgan Library & Museum, New York, NY

Josef Albers

Josef Albers (1888–1976) is best known for his series of paintings, Homage to the Square, in which he endlessly explored color relationships within a similar format of concentric squares. Less well-known are the studies he made for these compositions.

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American Abstract Art of the 1930s and 1940s: The J. Donald Nichols Collection, By Robert Knott, Published by Harry N. Abrams, 1998

Click image to purchase on Amazon.com This book is new to us, although it’s been out for more than a decade.  We just saw it today at The Morgan Library & Museum bookstore.  About the book: After attending Wake Forest University on an athletic scholarship, J. Donald Nichols played professional baseball with the Baltimore Orioles. From there he went into the real estate development business. He has built more than 175 shopping centers throughout the […]

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