Requires Photography

Elegy Black Black

1982–83
Robert Motherwell (American, 1915–1991), Publisher Tyler Graphics, Ltd., Bedford Village, NY, Poet Rafael Alberti


Catalogue Raisonné

Belknap 274; Terenzio 274

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.1 x 95.9 cm (15 x 37 3/4 in.) Framed: 57.5 x 112.7 x 4.1 cm (22 5/8 x 44 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.591

Medium or Technique

Lithograph from three aluminum plates printed in black, opaque white, and black

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fourth image from the illustrations to the poem “El Nego Motherwell” by Rafael Alberti

Inscription

This is the separate edition printed without type on the verso; this impression signed and numbered 87/98.

Signed

signed

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia Herrick Deknatel

Copyright

Art © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.