Yellow MeanderArtist(s)Anni AlbersArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1970Medium & Supportscreenprint on paperDimensions
28 1/8 in x 24 1/8 in (71.44 cm x 61.28 cm)Credit LineGift of the Estate of Richard H. ShacksonSubject matter
Albers' Meander works are derived from a textile work entitled Red Meander,
which she created in 1954, as a student of Black Mountain College where drawing "meandering" patterns was a requirement of design courses, the motif was originally inspired by Greek geometric patterns. Additionally, the motif represents Albers' relationship with her husband Joseph and their similar in style and interest in color.Physical Description
This work is a square, abstract composition with thick, overlapping yellow and gray lines in a labyrinthine pattern. The print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Anni Albers 1970." and titled and numbered (l.l.) "Yellow Meander 51/75" in pencil.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object TypeabstractCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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