Aires Pour Marion
Artwork: Aires Pour Marion
Size: 239.3 x 359.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1976
Marks: Signed 'Joan Mitchell' (lower right), inscribed 'Aires de Marion' (on the stretcher of the left panel)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Diptych, executed 1975-1976
Provenance: Xavier Fourcade, New York; Private collection, Seattle; Bernard Lennon, Inc., New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1987
Exhibition history: New York, Xavier Fourcade, Joan Mitchell New Paintings, November-December 1976, no. 2 (illustrated in color); Bay Harbor Islands, Gloria Luria Gallery, Joan Mitchell, February 1981; Musee National de la Ville de Paris, Joan Mitchell: choix de peintures, 1970-1982, June-September 1982, p. 23 (illustrated); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, The Paintings of Joan Mitchell, June-September 2002, pp. 36, 40, 160-161 and 200, pl. 41 (illustrated in color); Omaha, Joslyn Art Museum, October 2003-September 2004 (on loan)

Date: 2014-05-13
Lot Number: 59