About This Artwork

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)
written by Rafael Alberti (Spanish, 1902-1999) and translated by Ben Belitt (American. 1911-2003)
printed by Donn Steward (American, 1921-1986); typography by Juda Rosenberg and Esther Pullman
published by Universal Limited Art Editions (American, founded 1955)

Red 1-3, from A la pintura, 1971, published 1972

Color aquatint and lift-ground aquatint from two copper plates, with letterpress, on white wove paper
140 x 254 mm (image/plate); 647 x 965 mm (sheet)

U.L.A.E. Collection acquired through a challenge grant of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dittmer; restricted gift of supporters of the Department of Prints and Drawings; Centennial Endowment; Margaret Fisher Endowment Fund, 1982.862.13

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