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    Sale 2022

    First Open Post -War and Contemporary Art

    9 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)

    In Darkest Stepaside

    Price Realised  

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)
    In Darkest Stepaside
    signed and dated 'Motherwell 74' (upper left)
    acrylic and paper collage on board
    30 x 24¾ in. (76.2 x 62.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1974.


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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
    B.R. Kornblatt Gallery, Inc., Washington, D.C., acquired from the above 1977
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1980


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Distinguished American Collection


    Exhibited

    Toronto, David Mirvish Gallery, Recent Collages by Robert Motherwell, April-May 1975.
    Baltimore, B.R. Kornblatt Gallery, Robert Motherwell: Recent Collages, October-November 1976.