Jackson POLLOCK, Untitled Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1912 – 1956

Untitled c.1944 Creation Notes: In the various exhibition catalogues the date of the work ranges from c.1938, c.1944 and c.1944-45, the more recent literature giving the later date of c.1944.
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolour, ink, gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.r. "3573 13"; verso: inscribed l.r. in black ink "Jackson Pollock 1944/ Lee Krasner Pollock Oct 1957".
Dimensions: sheet 40.6 h x 30.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: OT 985
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.226
Image rights: © Pollock-Krasner Foundation/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy
  • estate of the artist, from c.1944 to 1957;
  • with Lee Krasner Pollock, from 1957 to c.1961;
  • with Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, London, from c.1961 to c.1964;
  • with Dr Joseph Goldyne, San Francisco, from c.1964 to 1982;
  • with Hirschl and Adler Modern, New York, from November 1982 to 1985;
  • from whom bought by the Australian National Gallery, February 1985