Catalogue entry

Mark Rothko 1903-1970

T01166 Black on Maroon 1958

Inscribed 'MARK ROTHKO | 1958' on back of canvas
Oil on canvas, 105 x 95 (266.5 x 241.5)
Presented by the artist through the American Federation of Arts 1969

See the note on T01031. This is probably one of the pictures from the second series sometimes known as 'Sketch for Mural'.

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.661, reproduced p.661