10 September 2007
Robert Smithson (1938-1973)
signed, titled and dated 'Mandrake Stump 1961 R Smithson' (lower edge)
gouache, tempera and paper collage on paper
22¾ x 7¾ in. (57.8 x 19.7 cm.)
Executed in 1961.
Acquired from the artist
George Lester, Connecticut and Rome
By descent to the present owner
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New York, Marlene Eleini Gallery, Robert Smithson: Early Works, March-May 1988.
Valància, IVAM Centre Julio Gonzalez, Robert Smithson Une Retrospective 1960 - 1973: Drawings & Sculpture, May-July 1993.
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