[Standing female nude]

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Watermark
Dimensions
11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.8 x 21.6 cm)
Estate/Inventory Number
W 20
Collection
National Gallery of Art, Gift of the Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., 1986.56.140. © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko
Remarks
Rothko appears to have relied on this drawing as a source for the lefthand figure in a small untitled oil painting of two female nudes from about the same period (fig. 1).
1. Mark Rothko, Untitled (Two Female Nudes), 1938/1939, oil on canvas, 9 15/16 x 6 15/16 in., Collection of Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko, © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko. [Anfam 149]
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