We use cookies to analyze traffic and enhance your site experience.

Privacy Policy |
Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now


1948 P 20 JNdigital A 57856 Copy



1948 P 20 JNdigital A 57856 Copy

Oil on Masonite
18 X 14 in. (45.7 x 35.6 cm)


Recto, upper right: 48 \ Motherwell
Verso: TOP \ Robert Motherwell \ July 1948


Private collection


Mr. and Mrs. George Wittenborn, ca 1948; private collection, after 1965; private collection


This painting was given by Motherwell to the publisher George Wittenborn with whom he worked on the Documents of Modern Art series. The work has at times been referred to as “Toy,” a misreading of the work “TOP” written by Motherwell on the verso.


Read more