Morris Louis
Capricorn, 1959, 78 1/4 x 105 1/4 in. (198.8 x 267.3 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas, Inscribed, back: M. Louis,

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Private collection, New York, United States


Park International, New York

Mrs. Frank Titleman

André Emmerich Gallery, New York


(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 68

Graebner, Norman A., Fite, Gilbert C., and White, Philip L., A History of the American People (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1970), color, p. 41

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 197, color, p.151


Louis used the title Capricorn for two paintings (see also cat. no. 192). See Remarks for Masque, cat. no. 189.