This painting has a bright orange color field on top of a yellow color field against a mustard background. Rothko painted these colors together to make the painting visually engaging. He uses sublime colors to subtly invoke the drama on nature.
Oil On Canvas
97 3/8 x 81 13/16 in.
247.3 x 207.8 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc.
© 1998 by Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko