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

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    10th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 747

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 June 22 American Indian Art - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you for all that you did to make the auction sale of my silver and art glass consignment a tremendous success.
    H. W. ,
    Memphis, TN
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,098,328