Elegy To The Spanish Republic No. 169
Artwork: Elegy To The Spanish Republic No. 169
Size: 61 x 91.4 cm
Medium: Acrylic, conte crayon and graphite on canvas mounted on masonite
Creation year: 1987
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 87
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Lise Motherwell, Cambridge, Massachusetts (gift of the artist in 1992); Private Collection; Dominique Levy Gallery, New York; Private Collection; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Provincetown, Massachusetts, Long Point Gallery, Black, July 1988; Paris, Artcurial Centre d'Art Plastique Contemporain; Stockholm, Heland Wetterling Gallery; Goteborg, Wetterling Gallery, Robert Motherwell: Paintings 1971-1990, September 1990 - March 1991, p. 30, illustrated in color; New York, Dominique Levy Gallery, Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic, November 2015 - January 2016, cat. no. 12, pp. 64-67, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-09-25
Lot Number: 9