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In Black with Yellow Ochre

A work made of lithograph on dark blue and orange on white wove paper.

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  • A work made of lithograph on dark blue and orange on white wove paper.

Date:

1963

Artist:

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)
printed by Zigmunds Priede (American, born Latvia, 1935)
published by Universal Limited Art Editions (American, founded 1955)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Robert Motherwell

Title

In Black with Yellow Ochre

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1963

Medium

Lithograph on dark blue and orange on white wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto lower right, in graphite: "RM”; inscribed in another hand, upper and lower right, in blue ballpoint pen: “ocre / ocre”; inscribed in another hand, verso lower left corner, in graphite: “3.”; blind stamp recto lower left corner: “ULAE”

Dimensions

66 × 50.8 cm (26 × 20 in.)

Credit Line

U.L.A.E. Collection acquired through a challenge grant of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dittmer; purchased with funds provided by supporters of the Department of Prints and Drawings; Centennial Endowment; Margaret Fisher Endowment Fund

Reference Number

1982.849b

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