Morris Louis
The Ladder, 1950, 15 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (39.4 x 59.7 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas, Inscribed, l.l.: Louis 50,
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Collection:
Present location unknown [2012]

Provenance:

The artist

Leonard and Ruth Bocour, New York

Christie's East, New York (sale 7410, lot 154), 27 February 1992



Exhibitions:

(E 121): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston: Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. no. 3, bw, p. 34), 1967

(E 294): New York: School of Visual Arts, 1975



References:

(B 177): Fried February 1967, bw, p. 35

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 13

(B 376): Millard 1977, comm., p. 254

(B 390): Masheck 1979, comm., bw, p. 43

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 27, color, p.135