Morris Louis
Broad Turning, 1958, 90 1/2 x 151 in. (229.9 x 383.5 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Collection:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas, United States. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Algur H. Meadows, and the Meadows Foundation, Inc.

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Park International, New York

Lawrence Rubin Gallery, New York

Algur Meadow, Dallas



Exhibitions:

(E 26): New York: French & Company (cat. no. 13), April–May 1959

(E 193): New York: Lawrence Rubin Gallery, 1970

(E 482): Dallas Museum of Art (color, p. 89), 2006



References:

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 107, color, p.142

Binstock, John P., Sam Gilliam: A Retrospective (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005), color, p. 29



Remarks:

When this painting was exhibited at French & Company in 1959, it measured 7 ft. 10 in. x 14 ft. 7 in. (238.8 x 444.5 cm.); it was later cut down and restretched.



ML number:
ML 4-66