Victor Pasmore - Untitled - Rothko Memorial Portfolio


Original Aquatint and line etching, 1972, on J Green Mould Made 106 lbs paper, signed by the artist in pencil

Size:   635 x 510 mms (25 x 20 inches)

Printed by: Cliff White at White Ink Studios, London

Public Collections:

British Council Accession number P3168

British Museum: Museum Number 2000.0521.49.12

Exhibited at: Marlborough Studios, London

Published in: ‘The Mark Rothko Memorial Portfolio,’ by Matthews, Millar & Dunbar, for the Mark Rothko Memorial Fund

Note: This came from “The Rothko Portfolio” published in 1973 commemorating the life of the celebrated American Abstract Expressionist painter. The portfolio consisted of 13 Pieces by some of the most prominent British Artists of the day: Patrick Caulfield, Merlyn Evans, Adrian Heath, Patrick Heron, John Hoyland, John Hubbard, Paul Huxley, Allen Jones, Henry Moore, Victor Pasmore, Brigit Riley, William Scott and Richard Smith.

Edition:  The edition consisted of 75 numbered proofs, 15 artists proofs and 2 printers proofs. There were 10 additional proofs numbered in Roman numerals.