Morris Louis
While, 1960, 99 1/2 x 136 1/2 in. (245.1 x 346.7 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du287

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Collection:
The Abrams Family Collection, New York, United States

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 31): New York: French & Company (cat. no. 13, dimensions reversed), 1960

(E 61): New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (cat. no. 15, color), 1963

(E 77): New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1964

(E 104): New York: Jewish Museum (cat. no. 79), 1966

(E 121): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston: Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. no. 34, color, p. 56), 1967

(E 167): New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art (cat. no. 242, bw, p. 224), 1969–70

(E 478): Santa Fe, New Mexico and Scottsdale, Arizona: Riva Yares Gallery (color pl., p. 23), 2004

(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. 18, color, p. 97), 2006-2008



References:

(B 94): Rosenblum 1963, comm., pp. 24, 26, color, p. 27

(B 196)Time 1967, color, p. 73

(B 249): Fried 1970, color pl. 99

(B 283): Kuspit 1971, bw, p. 26

Davidson, Marshall B., The American Heritage History of the Artists’ America (New York: American Heritage, 1973), bw, p. 389

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 100, cat. no. 287, color, p.159



ML number:
ML 5-43