Three Poems - Nocturne 2 by Robert Motherwell
Nocturne 2 demonstrates Motherwell's use of large swaths of black for dramatic and emotional effect which became a dominant theme in his fine art lithography. It is the second of eight lithographs connected to the poem titled "San Ildefonso Nocturne" known as the Nocturne Series a spectacular series of works demonstrating Motherwell's unique exploration of graphic media.
The lithograph is part of an 8 page folio in 2 sheets with text of the poem printed in Spanish (red) and English (black) as illustrated. An impressive piece in pristine condition for discerning collectors.
As part of this special exhibit only, a 50% discount is offered (a saving of $2,600) when the entire set of 7 lithographs is purchased (use discount coupon name "Nocturne" at check out)
Technical Details: Printed in 1988 by Trestle Editions Limited, New York. Paper size 21.5 x 18 inches; Chine applique of Japanese to Cartiere Enrico Magnani paper. Edition number 89 of 750. Taken directly from deluxe bound book of prints as full 8 page folio without frame or manipulation. Comes with complete provenance including copy of colophon signed by Robert Motherwell and Octavio Paz.