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Mark Tobey

Untitled

Estimate:

50,000

to
- 70,000 USD

Mark Tobey

Mark Tobey

Untitled

Untitled

Estimate:

50,000

to
- 70,000 USD

Mark Tobey

1890 - 1976

Untitled


signed and dated 1971

watercolor and tempera on paper laid down on Masonite

Board: 25½ by 18¾ in. (64.8 by 47.6 cm.)

Framed: 33 by 26¼ in. (83.8 by 66.7 cm.)


Achim Moeller, Managing Principal of the Mark Tobey Project LLC, has confirmed the authenticity of this work. The work is registered in the Mark Tobey archive with the number MT 318-12-10-20.

This work is in very good condition overall. There are textural variations to the surface inherent to the artist's working method. There is some minute and stable scattered cracking to areas of thicker impasto with associated very minor losses to the pigment in some areas, visible upon very close inspection. There is a 5-inch hairline accretion at the lower right corner, not visible when framed. Framed under Plexiglas.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Private Collection, Seattle (acquired directly from the artist)
Private Collection (by descent from the above)
Christie's New York, 28 February 2019, Lot 95
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner