Mark Rothko's No.1 (Royal Red and Blue)

New York | November 2012

No.1 (Royal Red and Blue), a large-scale masterpiece by Mark Rothko, led Sotheby's evening auction of contemporary art on 13 November 2012. This majestic canvas was one of eight works hand-selected by the artist for his landmark solo show at the Art Institute of Chicago and has remained in the same collection for 30 years.

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