In Beige With Charcoal #8
Artwork: In Beige With Charcoal #8
Size: 91.4 x 121.3 cm
Medium: Acrylic and charcoal on upson board
Creation year: 1973
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 5 Feb 73; titled and dated 5. Feb. 1973 on the backing board
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Collection of the artist; Thence by descent to Renate Ponsold Motherwell
Exhibition history: Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf; Stockholm, Galleriet Kulturhuset; Vienna, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Robert Motherwell, September 1976 - April 1977, cat. no. 44, pp. 54 and 110, illustrated; Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Robert Motherwell: Choix de Peintures et Collages, 1941-1977, June - September 1977; Edinburgh, Royal Scottish Academy, Robert Motherwell: Paintings and Collages 1941-1977, October - November 1977; Storrs, University of Connecticut, William Benton Museum of Art, Robert Motherwell & Black, March - June 1979, no. 57 (brochure), cat. no. 60 (catalogue), p. 29, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-19
Lot Number: 153