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Robert Motherwell, View from a High Tower (Tempera, oil, ink, pastel, and pasted wood veneer, drawing papers, Japanese paper, and printed paper on paperboard), 1944–45.

Robert Motherwell was born today in 1915. You can see his massive painting Open No. 17: In Ultramarine with Charcoal Line right now in our lobby. 


[Installation view: Robert Motherwell. Open No. 17: In Ultramarine with Charcoal Line. 1968. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./Licensed by VAGA, New York. Photograph: Gretchen Scott]