The Great Wall Of China No. 5
Artwork: The Great Wall Of China No. 5
Size: 274.3 x 365.8 cm
Medium: Acrylic and charcoal on canvas
Creation year: 1984
Marks: Signed and dated 'Sept. 71'; signed, titled and dated 'Summer 1971' on the reverse 
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in 1971-1984
Provenance: Dedalus Foundation, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Robert Motherwell: Recent Paintings, June - August 1972, cat. no. 8; Princeton University Art Museum, Robert Motherwell: Recent Work, January - February 1973, cat. no. 10, p. 70, illustrated; Leverkusen, Museum Morsbroich, Motherwell, October 2004 - January 2005, pp. 72-73, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-11-18
Lot Number: 128