Morris Louis
Beth Chaf, 1959, 139 x 102 1/2 in. (353.1 x 260.4 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Copyright © 1994 National Gallery of Art

Rights administered by Artists Rights Society (ARS)



Collection:
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., United States. Gift (partial and promised) of Gisela and Dennis Alter, 1994

Provenance:

Estate of the artist



Exhibitions:

(E 267): London: Hayward Gallery (cat. no. 12, color); Düsseldorf, Germany: Städtische Kunsthalle (cat. no. 8, color); Humlebaek, Denmark: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (cat. no. 7, color); Brussels: Palais des Beaux-Arts (cat. no. 8, color), 1974–75

(E 326): Minneapolis: Walker Art Center; Denver Art Museum; Fort Worth, Texas: Fort Worth Art Museum; Syracuse, New York: Everson Museum of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art (cat. no. 21, bw, p. 21, color, p. 37), 1977–78

Humlebaek, Denmark: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, 1982

(E 435): New York: Museum of Modern Art; Fort Worth, Texas: Fort Worth Art Museum; Washington D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution (color, cover, p. 113), 1986-1987

(E 480): Atlanta, Georgia: High Museum of Art; San Diego, California: Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego; Washington D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution (cat. no. 10, color, p. 81), 2006-2008



References:

(B 334): Feaver 1974, color, p. 21

(B 377): Richard 1977, bw, p. C17

Tree of Knowledge (1977), color, p. 2283

(B 379): Weiss 1977, bw (unpaginated)

(B 385): Upright [Headley] January–February 1978, color, p. 93

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 18, cat. no. 182, color, p.149



ML number:
ML 2-48