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Print154 Iso

For Meyer Schapiro: Tallith for Meyer Schapiro


Print154 Iso

lift-ground etching and aquatint on Arches Cover paper
41 1/2 x 29 1/2 in. (105.4 x 74.9 cm)
plate size: 35 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. (90.8 x 60.3 cm)


Signed "Motherwell" in pencil lower right; signed "R. Motherwell" (reversed) in plate lower left


Numbered in pencil lower right; dated "73" (reversed) in plate lower left; inscribed "For Meyer Schapiro" (reversed) in plate lower left; artist's chop mark lower right




13 AP, numbered I-XIII
1 CP
11 HC, numbered A-K


The Committee to Endow a Chair in Honor of Meyer Schapiro at Columbia University, New York


Catherine Mosley, artist’s studio, Greenwich, Connecticut

Production Sequence

1 color printed in 1 run from 1 copper plate: black – plate


B 111


This etching was produced for inclusion in a portfolio of twelve prints honoring the art historian Meyer Schapiro. The other artists included in the portfolio were Stanley William Hayter, Jasper Johns, Ellsworth Kelly, Alexander Liberman, Roy Lichtenstein, André Masson, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg, Saul Steinberg, Frank Stella, and Andy Warhol.


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