Morris Louis
Alpha Mu, 1960, 103 x 160 in. (261.6 x 406.4 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du364

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Collection:
Seattle Art Museum, Washington, United States. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bagley Wright, 1977

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Rowan, Pasadena, California

The Cate School, Santa Barbara, California

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Mr. and Mrs. Bagley Wright, Seattle



Exhibitions:

(E 128): Seattle Art Museum (cat. no. 20, bw and color), 1967

(E 189): Los Angeles: University of California Art Galleries (color, p. 26), 1970

(E 279): Tacoma, Washington: Tacoma Art Museum; Denver Art Museum (cat. no. 5), 1974–75



References:

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 132

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 364, color, p.166

Cohen-Solal, Annie; Goldberger, Paul; and Gottlieb, Robert, New York, Mid-Century: 1945-1965, (New York: Vendome Press, 2014), color, pp. 6-7



ML number:
ML 3-62