Morris Louis
Gamma Lambda, 1960, 103 1/4 x 154 1/2 in. (261.6 x 391.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du346

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Collection:
The Chrysler Museum at Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Gift of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr., 1977

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Waddington Galleries, London

Alistair McAlpine, London

Waddington Galleries, London

Galerie Marie-Louise Jeanneret, Geneva, Switzerland

Waddington Galleries, London



Exhibitions:

(E 188): London: Waddington Galleries (color), 1970

(E 316): Norfolk, Virginia: Chrysler Museum (ill., p. 247), 1976



References:

Bulletin of the Chrysler Museum at Norfolk, January 1978, ill 

Young, Mahonri Sharp, "Primitive to Pop," Apollo 107 (April 1978), p. 51

The Chrysler Museum: Selections from the Permanent Collection, (Norfolk: Chrysler Museum, 1982), p. 108  

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 346, color, p.165

Harrison, Jefferson C., The Chrysler Museum Handbook of the European and American Collections: Selected Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings (Norfolk: The Chrysler Museum, 1991), plate 146, pp. 192-193

Dyer, Brady, "Permanent Collection Highlights: Young Expands on Louis," The Chrysler (Nov./Dec. 1999), p. 4

Hagood, Martha N. and Harrison, Jefferson C., American Art at the Chrysler Museum: Selected Paintings, Sculptures, and Drawings (Norfolk, Virginia: The Chrysler Museum of Art, 2005), fig. 138, color, p. 224

Harrison, Jefferson, Collecting with Vision: Treasures from the Chrysler Museum of Art (London: D. Giles Ltd., 2007), fig. 90, p. 78



ML number:
ML 3-23