Blue, Orange, Red

1961

Mark Rothko, American, b. Daugavpils, Latvia, 1903–1970

Oil on canvas, 90 1/4 x 81 1/16 in. (229.2 x 205.9 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4420

Provenance:
Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London, to 1963
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1963-17 May 1966
Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966

Exhibition History:
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Grand re-opening exhibition, 1 July 2006-4 July 2007.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "ColorForms," 11 March 2010-9 January 2012, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)

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