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Robert Motherwell

Open with Elegy

signed with the artist's initials; signed and dated 1966 on the reverse

acrylic and graphite on paper

sheet: 5¼ by 7¾ in. 13.3 by 19.7 cm.

framed: 13½ by 15⅜ in. 34.3 by 39.1 cm.

Executed in 1968.

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Robert Motherwell
Open with Elegy

signed with the artist's initials; signed and dated 1966 on the reverse

acrylic and graphite on paper

sheet: 5¼ by 7¾ in. 13.3 by 19.7 cm.

framed: 13½ by 15⅜ in. 34.3 by 39.1 cm.

Executed in 1968.
Provenance

Private Collection

Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago

Private Collection, New York

Acquired by the present owner from the above

Exhibition

New York, Knoedler & Company, Robert Motherwell: The Open Series, February - March 1993, no. 10

Geneva, Gagosian Gallery, A Line (A)round an Idea, May - July 2019

Literature

Jack Flam, Katy Rogers, and Time Clifford, eds., Robert Motherwell Paintings and Collages: A Catalogue Raisonné, Volume 3, Collages and Paintings on Paper and Paperboard, New Haven, 2012, cat. no. W278, p. 520, illustrated

Mary Ann Caws, Robert Motherwell: What Art Holds, New York, 1996, p. 169, mentioned