Artist: Franz Kline
Size: 45.7 x 63.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas laid down on masonite
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed and dated 'KLINE 50' (upper right); signed again 'KLINE' (lower left)
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; Burton G. and Emily Hall Tremaine, Connecticut; Their sale; Christie's, New York, 9 November 1988, lot 7; Private collection, New York; Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1999
Exhibition history: Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Turin, Civica d'Arte Moderna; Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts; Kunsthalle Basel; Vienna, Museum des 20, Jahrhunderts; London, Whitechapel Gallery, and Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne, Franz Kline: A Retrospective, March 1963-Summer 1964; Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters - The Spirit of Modernism, February-April 1984, p. 66 (illustrated); Andover, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover Alumni Collecotrs, April-July 1995; Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Rivoli-Turin, Franz Kline: 1910-1962, 2004, p. 191 (illustrated).