Overview

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Inscription

upper right reverse: MARK ROTHKO / 1964; on upper horizontal crossbar member: 1964 #7

Marks and Labels

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Provenance

The artist [1903-1970]; his estate; consigned 1970 to (Marlborough Gallery, Inc., New York); transferred 1977 back to the artist's estate;[1] transferred 1979 to The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., New York; gift 1986 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1970
L'Art Vivant aux Etats-Unis, Fondation Maeght, St. Paul de Vence, France, 1970, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
1971
Mark Rothko, Kunsthaus Zurich; Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin; Städtische Kunsthalle Düsseldorf; Museum Roymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 1971-1972, no. 57, repro.
1972
Mark Rotkho, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Paris, 1972, no. 38, repro.
1978
Mark Rothko, 1903-1970: A Retrospective, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1978, no. 180, repro.
1996
Mark Rothko: The Chapel Commission, The Menil Collection, Houston, 1996-1997, no. 15.
1998
Mark Rothko, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1998-1999, no. 60 (Paris cat.), repro. (shown only in Paris).
2008
Rothko: The Late Series, Tate Modern, London; Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Sakura-shi, Japan, 2008-2009, unnumbered checklist, repro.
2010
In the Tower: Mark Rothko, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2010-2011, unnumbered brochure.
Bibliography
1979
Fujieda, Teruo. "Special Feature: Mark Rothko." Mizue 888 (1979): 35, repro.
1979
Masheck, Joseph. "Pictures of Art." Artforum 17 (1979): 34, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 326, repro.
1998
Anfam, David. Mark Rothko: The Works on Canvas: Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven and London, 1998: no. 780, repro.
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