Robert MOTHERWELL, Primal sign Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Primal sign 1980 Description: 'For Ken and Lindsay'
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, hand painting ink painting on paper, collaged to fabric Support: handmade paper and fabric
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unique

Primary Insc: signed and dated upper centre in black pen, 'RM 1980'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper centre in black pen, 'For Lindsay + Ken Tyler'
Dimensions: sheet (irregular) 75.0 h x 46.0 w cm frame 85.5 h x 56.5 w x 3.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1837
Image rights: © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy