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Robert Motherwell (I) (1915–1991)

Robert Motherwell was born on January 4, 1915 in Aberdeen, Washington, USA. He was married to Helen Frankenthaler. He died on July 16, 1991 in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Painters Painting
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 1991 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
 1979 A Place to Be (Documentary)
 1973 Painters Painting (Documentary)
Himself (painter)
 1972 Motherwell/Alberti (Documentary short)
 1972 Robert Motherwell: Summer of 1971 (Documentary)
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He was awarded the American National Medal of the Arts in 1989 by the National Endowment of the Arts in Washington D.C.

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