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Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) Untitled

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
75
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$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)

Untitled, plate four from The Berggruen Series, 1980, edition of 100 plus proofs, published by Berggruen & Cie, Paris, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, and Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York (Dedalus, 261; Belknap et al., 228). Signed and numbered "Motherwell 87/100" in pencil l.r. Color lithograph with embossed plate mark on paper, plate size 10 x 10 3/4 in. (25.4 x 27.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins over 1 inch, gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $500-700

Out of the frame the sheet is a wove paper with all deckled edges and measures 15 7/8 x 16 5/8 inches. The image is gently light-toned. There are several small areas of soiling to the verso.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Brooke Alexander Inc., Modern art, Robert Motherwell, Visual arts, Paris

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