Morris Louis
Charred Journal: Firewritten IV, 1951, 35 1/4 x 30 in. (89.5 x 76.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Collection:
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark. Donation: Marcella Brenner/The American Federation of Arts, 1981

Provenance:

Estate of the artist



Exhibitions:

(E 12): Washington, D.C.: Workshop Art Center Gallery (cat. no. 4), 1953

(E 121): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston: Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. no. 5, bw, p. 34), 1967

(E 456): Malmo, Sweden: Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art (color, p. 13), 1992-1993

(E 462): Grenoble, France: Musée de Grenoble; Münster, Germany: Westfälisches Landesmuseum (color, p. 67), 1996

(E 463): New York: The Jewish Museum, 1997



References:

(B 177): Fried February 1967, bw, p. 38

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 15

(B 401): Ayers 1982, bw, p. 42

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 32, color, p. 136

(B 457): Dufrene 1996, bw, p. 59

(B 485): Godfrey 2007, fig. 10, color, p. 28



ML number:
ML 4-42