Morris Louis
Umbria, 1959-1960, 74 x 104 in. (188.0 x 264.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas, Inscribed, back: M Louis 60 “Umbria”,
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Collection:
Private collection, Zurich, Switzerland, 1998 [2012]

Provenance:

Estate of the artist



Exhibitions:

(E 206): Honolulu Academy of Arts; Melbourne, Australia: National Gallery of Victoria; Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland City Art Gallery; Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Museum of Art (cat. no. 3, color), 1971–72

(E 267): London: Hayward Gallery (cat. no. 13, color); Düsseldorf, Germany: Städtische Kunsthalle (cat. no. 9); Humlebaek, Denmark: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (cat. no. 8); Brussels: Palais des Beaux-Arts (cat. no. 9), 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. 19, bw, p. 21), 1977–78

(E 379): Wichita, Kansas: Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, 1980

(E 404): Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Art Center; Evanston, Illinois: Terra Museum of American Art (cat. no. 33, color, p. 30, bw, p. 73), 1982 

(E 424): New York: André Emmerich Gallery (cat. no. 5, color), 1985



References:

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 67

(B 284): Lynn 1971, comm., p. 30, bw, p. 31

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 196, color, p.151



Remarks:

For information regarding the dating of this painting, see Remarks for Masque, cat. no. 189.



ML number:
ML 4-44