Open White And Black
Artwork: Open White And Black
Size: 223.8 x 308.6 cm
Medium: Acrylic and charcoal on canvas
Creation year: 1969
Marks: Signed and dated 'Motherwell 69' (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Dedalus Foundation, New York, 1991; Knoedler & Company, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2001
Exhibition history: Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Caracas, David Smith/Robert Motherwell, May 1979, no. 3 (illustrated); Neuhaus, Museum Liaunig, Tradition und Avantgarde, May-October 2010; Neuhaus, Museum Liaunig, Von der Flache zum Raum, April-October 2013, pp. 11 and 31 (installation view illustrated); Neuhaus, Museum Liaunig, Umrahmung schrag gekippt - Die Sammlung Liaunig in Bewegung, April-October 2018.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 634
Low Estimate: $1200000 [-8%]
High Estimate: $1800000 [-38%]
Hammer Price: $1100000
Sold For: $1335000