Morris Louis
Nu, 1961, 103 1/2 x 170 in. (262.9 x 431.8 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du415

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Collection:
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

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

Mr. and Mrs. Jack Warner, Santa Barbara, California

Blum Helman Gallery, New York

Robert A. Rowan, Pasadena, California

Sotheby's, New York (sale 6917, lot 31), 19 November 1996



Exhibitions:

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

(E 94): Washington, D.C.: Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1965

(E 120): Irvine, California: University of California Art Gallery; San Francisco Museum of Art (cat. no. 89), 1967

(E 128): Seattle Art Museum (cat. no. 12), 1967

(E 160): Irvine, California: University of California Art Gallery (cat. no. 11, color, reproduced upside down), 1969

(E 169): Pasadena, California: Pasadena Art Museum (cat. no. 20, color, p. 38), 1969–70; 1970

(E 278): Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1974

(E 362): Pasadena, California: Art Center College of Design, 1979

Gyeonggi-do, Korea: Ho-Am Art Museum, 16 November - 28 December 1997

Seoul, Korea: Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, 13 October 2004 - 25 September 2005

Seoul, Korea: Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, 24 September 2012 - 29 July 2014



References:

(B 140): Kozloff 1965, bw, p. 49

(B 141): Lippard 1965, comm., p. 34

(B 249): Fried 1970, color pl. 133

Wight, Frederick, The Potent Image (New York: Collier, 1973), bw, p. 541

House & Garden, September 1975, color, pp. 86–87

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 114, cat. no. 415, color, p.171



ML number:
ML 3-46