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"Elegy to the Spanish Republic XXXIV," 1953–54, Oil on canvas, 80 x 100 in.  (203.2 x 254 cm). Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y. Gift of Seymour H. Knox, Jr., 1957
Autumn 1953-Spring 1954

On Ninety-fourth Street, Motherwell paints some of his most iconic works—a series of large-scale canvases that includes Wall Painting No. III (P154), Wall Painting IV (P155), Elegy to the Spanish Republic XXXIV (P156), and Elegy to the Spanish Republic XXXV (P168).