Lot 335: ROBERT MOTHERWELL | Elegy Fragment II (Walker Art Center 360)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Aquatint and lift-ground etching printed in colors, 1985, signed in pencil, numbered 41/52 (total edition includes 14 artist's proofs), on Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque handmade paper, printed by Catherine Mosely, published by the artist and with his blindstamp, released by Tyler Graphics, Ltd., Bedford Village, NY, framed
The print is in good condition, with full margins. A few faint spots of rubbing in the black, one small area touched in (possibly at the time of the printing). (A few tiny specks of foxing and minor discoloration in the deckle of the sheet.) The verso in good condition.
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Dimensions: plate: 605 by 375 mm 23 3/4 by 14 3/8 in
Saleroom Notice: Please note that this lot is illustrated as lot 336 in the printed catalogue.