Morris Louis
Mu, 1961, 102 3/4 x 180 in. (261.0 x 459.8 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du406

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Collection:
Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles, California, United States [2012]

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Irving and Natalie Forman, Chicago

Christie's, New York (lot 40), 1 May 1984



Exhibitions:

(E 78): New York: André Emmerich Gallery, 1964

(E 128): Seattle Art Museum (cat. no. 15; the color ill. labeled Mu is actually Alpha Mu), 1967

(E 131): Washington, D.C.: Washington Gallery of Modern Art (cat. no. 3), March 1967

Los Angeles: Stuart Regen Gallery, A Tribute to Nicholas Wilder, 9 March -21 April 1990

Escondido: California Center for the Arts Museum, The Eclectic Eye: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Collections, 15 January - 2 May 1999



References:

(B 181): Hudson 1967, bw, p. K8

(B 202): Coplans 1968, bw, p. 70

(B 249): Fried 1970, color pl. 142

(B 257): Hudson 1970, bw, p. 43

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 112, cat. no. 406, color, p.170

Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation Collection, (Los Angeles: Frederick R. Weisman Philanthropic Foundation, 2007), color, pp. 240-241



ML number:
ML 3-24