- Josef Albers 1888–1976
- Oil paint on fibreboard
- Support: 762 x 762 mm
frame: 780 x 780 x 30 mm
- Presented by Mrs Anni Albers, the artist's widow and the Josef Albers Foundation 1978
T02312 Study for Homage to the Square 1964
Inscribed 'A64' b.r. and on back at top '6 x Liquit - Cobalt Green Lt (Shiva) next [this word has been crossed out, and 'yes' written underneath] Cobalt Green Lt (Rembrandt) - next [this word has again been crossed out and 'yes' written underneath] large permt Bright Green (Grumb. Inc) - I64'; also on back 'Ground: 6 coats of Liquitex (permt pigment) | painting: paints used - from center: | Cobalt Green Lt. (Shiva) | Cobalt Green Lt. (Rembrandt) | Permt Bright Green (Grumbacher Inc) | all in one primary coat | all directly from the tube | Varnish: VARNISH WITH BUTYL METHACRYLATE | POLYMER IN XYLENE DANIEL GOLDREYER LTD. APRIL 1964'
Oil on masonite panel, 30 x 30 (76.2 x 76.2)
Presented by Anni Albers and the Josef Albers Foundation 1978
Like T02311, this is of the B format. The colours, from the centre out, are Cobalt Green Light (Shiva), Cobalt Green Light (Rembrandt), and Permanent Bright Green (Grumbacher).
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, pp.6-7, reproduced p.6