In Black And White With Yellow Ochre
Artwork: In Black And White With Yellow Ochre
Size: 54.9 x 45.7 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Incised with the artist's initials and dated 'RM 58' (upper right); signed, inscribed, titled and dated again 'Robert Motherwell 1958 'IN BLACK + WHITE WITH YELLOW OCHRE' St-Jean-de-Luz, France' (on the reverse); dedicated and dated again 'For Joann + Gifford Phillips New York 1958' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Gifford and Joann Phillips, New York, 1958; By descent from the previous to the present owner
Exhibition history: Pasadena Art Museum, Robert Motherwell: A Retrospective Exhibition, February-March 1962, no. 36; Los Angeles, UCLA Art Galleries, The Gifford and Joann Phillips Collection, November-December 1962, no. 73; Los Angeles, Otis Art Institute, Robert Motherwell in California Collections, November 1974-January 1975, no. 17 (illustrated).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 619
Low Estimate: $400000
High Estimate: $600000
Hammer Price: Not Sold