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No. 1 (1949)

Mark Rothko-No. 1 (1949)-1949

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No. 1 (1949)
198.8 x 98.4 cm
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Oil on canvas
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Signed and dated ‘Mark Rothko 1949’ (on the reverse)
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Provenance :
Estate of the Artist (1970); Marlborough Gallery Inc. New York; Estate of the Artist (1977-1988); Collection of Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko; Acquired by the present owner in 2008
Exhibition History :
New York, Betty Parsons Gallery, Mark Rothko, 1950; New York, Pace Wildenstein, Rothko: A Painter's Progress The Year 1949, 2004, p. 66 (illustrated in colour, p. 41; installation view illustrated on the front cover); New York, Di Donna Galleries, Paths to the Absolute: Kandinsky, Malevich, Mondrian, Newman, Pollock, Rothko and Still, 2016, pp. 68 & 90, pl. 10 (illustrated in colour, pp. 69 and 90; installation view illustrated in colour, pp. 23, 44 and 66)

Christie’s London

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