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    Sale 2022

    First Open Post -War and Contemporary Art

    9 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 198

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)

    Drunk with Turpentine No. 42

    Price Realised  

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)
    Drunk with Turpentine No. 42
    signed with initials and dated 'RM '79' (lower right)
    ink on board
    16 x 14 in.
    Painted in 1979.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné of paintings and collages being prepared by the Dedalus Foundation.

    Provenance

    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct medium is ink on board.


    Exhibited

    Wichita, Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Robert Motherwell: Recent Works, October-November 1979.