12 May 2005
Mark Tobey (1890-1976)
signed and dated 'Tobey 1970' (lower right)
tempera on board mounted on panel
39¾ x 28½ in. (101 x 72.4 cm.)
Painted in 1970.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel
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Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Tobey: On the Occasion of his 80th Birthday, December 1970-February 1971, no. 65 (illustrated in color).
This work is recorded in the Mark Tobey Archive at Achim Moeller.
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