Morris Louis
Alpha, 1960, 105 x 145 in. (266.7 x 368.3 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Collection:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, United States. Gift of Seymour H. Knox, Jr., 1964

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 28): Bennington, Vermont: Bennington College (cat. no. 2), 1960

(E 151): Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1968

(E 155): Buenos Aires, Argentina: Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes (cat. no. 22, p. 106), 1969

(E 228): Buffalo, New York: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1972

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Patrick and Beatrice Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Color Field Revisited: Paintings from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery (color, cover, p. 7), 7 July - 12 September 2004



References:

(B 106): Eland 1964, ill. p. 13

Johnson, School Arts, April 1968, bw, p. 40, comm., p. 41

Kultermann, Udo, The New Painting (New York: 1969), pl. 318

Sandler, Irving, The New York School (New York: Harper & Row, 1978), bw, p. 234

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 335, color, p.163

(B 418): Elderfield 1986, bw, p. 65

(B 475): Humblet 2003, color, p. 152



Remarks:

See Remarks for Delta, cat. no. 325



ML number:
ML 5-63