Morris Louis
Theta, 1961, 102 x 168 in. (259.1 x 426.7 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du420

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Collection:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Anonymous gift, 1967

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 84): Venice: Biennale di Venezia XXXII (bw), 1964

(E 93): San Francisco Museum of Art (color), 1965

(E 96): Washington, D.C.: Washington Gallery of Modern Art, 1965

(E 121): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston: Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. no. 40, bw, p. 61), 1967

(E 487): Denver Art Museum; Washington, DC: Smithsonian American Art Museum; Nashville, Tennessee: Frist Center for the Visual Arts (color pl. 18, p. 46-47), 2007-2008



References:

(B 110): Gassiot-Talabot 1964, bw, p. 30

(B 138): Hudson 1965, bw, p. G5

(B 139): Hudson 1965, comm., p. 56

(B 177): Fried February 1967, bw, p. 39

(B 233): Rathbone 1969, bw, p. 513

(B 249): Fried 1970, color pl. 148

(B 294): Ungar 1971, bw, p. C1

Green, Eleanor, Artforum 11, no. 2 (October 1972), comm., p. 63

(B 391): Moffett 1979, color, cover and p. 25

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 117, cat. no. 420, color, p.171

(B 475): Humblet 2003, color, p. 152



ML number:
ML 3-11