ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED
ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED
ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED
ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED
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This lot offered without reserve

ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

81011

This lot offered without reserve

ROBERT MORRIS | UNTITLED

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Sold:22,500USD

Lot Details

Description

ROBERT MORRIS

1931 - 2018

UNTITLED


signed on the reverse; also signed on the reverse of the upper left, upper right and lower right artist's frame panels

acrylic silkscreen and encaustic on 2 aluminum panels, in 4-part cast fiberglass artist's frame

145 by 163 by 14 in. (368.3 by 416.6 by 35.6 cm)

Executed in 1987. 


PROVENANCE

Sonnabend Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in April 1988

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition overall. All elements are present and stable. There are tonal and textural shifts due to the artist's chosen media. There is minor wear to the edges of the artist's frame, visible upon close inspection. There is dust present in the crevices of of the artist's frame. There are scattered minute losses to the encaustic and fiberglass elements, most notably in the joining edge between the 2 aluminum panels, visible upon close inspection. Under ultraviolet light, there is no evidence of restoration. Framed in artist's frame without glazing.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Sonnabend Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in April 1988

Colossal! Monumental Works from the 1980s
Online bidding closed18 Jul 2019 | 03:11 PM GMT