Description

    Robert Motherwell (1915-1991)
    Red Open with White Line, 1979
    Aquatint in colors Georges Duchne Hawthorne of Larroque handmade paper
    18-1/4 x 35-1/2 inches (46.5 x 90.2 cm) (sheet)
    Ed. 10/56 (there were also 10 artist's proofs in Roman numerals)
    Initialed and numbered in pencil lower left, with the artist's blindstamp lower right
    Co-published by the artist and Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York

    LITERATURE:
    Engberg/Banach, 238;
    Belknap, 207.




    Condition Report*:

    This work is hinged to the mount along the top edge verso; overall, the work is in apparently good condition; there are a few spots of possible surface grime in the upper left quadrant; very light spots of faint soiling to the left side in white as well as faint spots of discoloration scattered across center left; possible abrasions with inpaint at upper right; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 20.8 X 37.8 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    10th Monday
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