J.H.A. IIArtist(s)Anni AlbersArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1985Medium & Supportscreenprint on paperDimensions
21 3/4 in x 19 1/4 in (55.25 cm x 48.89 cm)Credit LineGift of Virginia R. Young in memory of Frederick A. HorowitzSubject matter
This work is an example of the artist's experiments with printmaking, which she began later in her artistic career. Through this process she developed a unique abstract style. Anni Albers was "a textile designer, weaver, writer, and printmaker who inspired a reconsideration of fabrics as an art form, both in their functional roles and as wallhangings." (Albers Foundation page, http://www.albersfoundation.org/artists/biographies/). This is reminiscent of her fabric designs. Physical Description
This vertical print shows an abstract composition with a pattern of broad white strokes in a grid-like arrangement on a green background.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object TypeabstractCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
If you are interested in using an image for a publication, please visit http://umma.umich.edu/request-image
for more information and to fill out the online Image Rights and Reproductions Request Form.
Abstract (fine arts style)
grids (layout features)