[Scene with nude figures]

1986.56.574
Dimensions
12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
Inscription
Lower right in graphite: M Rothkow[itz]
Estate/Inventory Number
N 110
Collection
National Gallery of Art, Gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., 1986.56.574. © 2005 Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko
Remarks
This appears to be a preparatory work for an untitled canvas depicting a scene with nude figures (fig.1).
1. Mark Rothko, Untitled (scene with nude figures), 1933/1934, oil on canvas on board, 14 1/4 x 16 5/8 in., National Gallery of Art, Gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., © Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko, 1986.56.661. [Anfam 48]
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