[Standing female nude]

Medium
Support
Watermark
Dimensions
12 x 9 1/2 in. (30.3 x 24.0 cm)
Estate/Inventory Number
H 7.8
Collection
National Gallery of Art, Gift of the Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., 1986.56.497. © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko
Remarks
Rothko appears to have relied on this drawing of a female nude as a source for two untitled oil paintings from about the same period (figs. 1, 2).
1. Mark Rothko, Untitled (nude), 1937/1938, oil on canvas, 23 7/8 x 18 1/8 in., National Gallery of Art, Gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko, 1986.43.115. [Anfam 117]
2. Mark Rothko, Untitled, 1939, oil on canvas, 16 1/8 x 19 15/16 in., Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, Gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko. [Anfam 173]
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