11 November 2009
Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)
Three Young Birds Waiting to be Fed
signed with artist's initials 'RM' (upper right); titled and dated '"3 YOUNG BIRDS WAITING TO BE FED" 1952'
ink and wash on paper laid down on board
22½ x 24¾ in. (57.1 x 62.8 cm.)
Drawn in 1952.
Kootz Gallery, New York
Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1990
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