Open No. 81: In Blue With Charcoal Line
Artwork: Open No. 81: In Blue With Charcoal Line
Size: 183.1 x 106.6 cm
Medium: Acrylic and charcoal on canvas
Creation year: 1972
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 'RM 69' (upper right); signed again, titled and dated again 'R. Motherwell Summer, 1969 'OPEN #81' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in 1969-1972
Provenance: A.J. Pyrch, Edmonton, acquired directly from the artist, 1972; Waddington & Shields Gallery, Toronto; Private collection, New York; Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 20 February 1988, lot 41; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-05-18
Lot Number: 645