Description

    ROBERT MOTHERWELL (American, 1915-1991)
    Beau Geste (portfolio of 6 works), 1989
    Lithographs on paper
    22 x 15 inches (55.9 x 38.1 cm) each
    Ed. 89/100
    Each initialed in graphite: RM
    Publisher: Daniel Papierski, Paris, and Waddington Graphics, London

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection.

    LITERATURE:
    J. Banach and Siri Engberg, Robert Motherwell: The Complete Prints 1940-1991 Catalogue Raisonné, Walker Art Center Minneapolis, 2003, pp. 372-374, illus. 481-486.


    Condition Report*:

    In catalouge order:   1.       Very good condition aside from tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners 2.       Buckling due to mounting in upper left and right corner with tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners 3.       Very good condition aside from tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners 4.       Very faint creasing lower left corner, upper right quadrant below initials, and upper left corner; paper lightly buckling due to mounting; and tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners 5.       Very good condition aside from tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners 6.       Very good condition aside from tape remnants verso in upper left and right corners

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