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Mark Tobey
HOMAGE TO THE VIRGIN
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PROPERTY OF THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND PROPRIÉTÉ DE THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK, VENDU AU PROFIT DU FONDS D'ACQUISITION

Mark Tobey
HOMAGE TO THE VIRGIN
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Mark Tobey
1890 - 1976
HOMAGE TO THE VIRGIN
signed and dated 48
tempera on paper-surfaced cardboard mounted on cardboard
22,5 x 38 cm; 8  7/8  x 15 in. (composition) ; 29,6 x 45,2 cm ; 11 5/8 x 17 3/4 in. (overall)
Executed in 1948.
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Achim Moeller, Managing Principal of the Mark Tobey Project LLC, has confirmed the authenticity. The work is registered in the Mark Tobey archive with the number MT [269-5-22-19].

Provenance

Willard Gallery, New York
Eleanore and Daniel Saidenberg Collection, New York, (acquired in 1949)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, (gift from the above in 1969)

Exhibited

New York, Willard Gallery, Mark Tobey, 1-26 November 1949; catalogue, n.p., no. 65", 
Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Rétrospective Mark Tobey, 18 October- 1 December 1961
London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Mark Tobey Retrospective: Paintings and Drawings 1925-1961, 1 January - 4 March 1962; catalogue, p. 21, no. 41
Washington DC, The Phillips Collection, Mark Tobey, 6 May - 6 July 1962
New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Art; Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, Mark Tobey, 12 September 1962 - 24 March 1963; catalogue, p. 69, no. 52
Dallas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Mark Tobey Retrospective, 20 March - 21 April 1968;  catalogue,n.p., no. 43, illustrated, p. 35, no.43 

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