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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 195

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)

    Untitled

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    Estimate

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Motherwell 74' (upper right)
    acrylic on canvas
    96 x 120 in. (243.8 x 304.8 cm.)
    Painted 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

    Flow Ace Gallery, Venice
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1982


    Literature

    H.H. Arnason, Robert Motherwell, New York, 1977, p. 260 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    New York, Knoedler and Company, Robert Motherwell: Recent Paintings and Collages, January-February 1975.
    Los Angeles, Ace Gallery, Robert Motherwell: Major Paintings and Collages, July-August 1975.