Morris Louis
Gamma Delta, 1960, 102 3/4 x 152 1/2 in. (261.0 x 387.4 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Collection:
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, United States. Purchase, with funds from the Glen Alden Foundation and the McCrory Corporation, 1969

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 15 May – 18 April 1969; 6 May - 22 June 1969

New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 22 December 1969 - 27 April 1970

New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 28 November 1973 - 4 February 1974

(E 327): New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, January–May 1977

(E 348): New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 10 October 1978 - 9 September 1979

(E 397): Baltimore Museum of Art (cat. no. 5, color), 1982

New York: Whitney Museum of American Art at Equitable Center, 1 September - 7 November 1989

(E 452): Milan, Italy: Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea (cover, color pl.), 1990



References:

The Whitney Review 1968/69 (1969), color, p. 10

Art Quarterly, Winter 1969, bw, p. 451

Catalogue of the Collection (New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1974), p. 155, color, p. 87

Norbert, Lynton The Story of Modern Art (Ithica: Phaidon and Cornell University Press, 1980) color pl. 216, p. 248

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 373, color, p.167

Sandler, Irving American Art of the 1960s (New York: Harper and Row, 1988) fig. 22, bw, p. 30



ML number:
ML 3-94