Morris Louis
Water-Shot, 1961, 82 1/2 x 53 1/4 in. (209.6 x 135.3 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du424

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Collection:
The Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, United States. Gift of Mari and James A. Michener, 1991

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

James A. Michener, Pipersville, Pennsylvania



Exhibitions:

(E 38): New York: Andre Emmerich Gallery, 1961

(E 42): Little Rock, Arkansas: Arkansas Art Center; Kansas City, Missouri: William Rockhill Nelson Gallery (cat. no. 38), 1962

(E 49): Stuttgart, Germany: Galerie Müller (bw), 1962

(E 52): Allentown, Pennsylvania: Allentown Art Museum (cat. no. 61, bw), 1963

(E 58): New Orleans, Louisiana: Isaac Delgado Museum of Art, 1963–64

(E 69): Australia (Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane, Newcastle, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth); New Zealand (Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin); Honolulu, 1964–65

(E 116): Columbus, Georgia; Storrs, Connecticut; Brunswick, Maine; Champaign, Illinois; Ithaca, New York; East Lansing, Michigan; New London, Connecticut; Palm Springs, California; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Memphis, Tennessee; Charleston, South Carolina; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Knoxville, Tennessee, 1967–69

(E 220): Tyler, Texas: Tyler Museum of Art, 1971

(E 226; E 260): Austin, Texas: Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, 1972–73; 1973–74; 1974; 1976; 1978; 1979

(E 227): Berlin: Amerika Haus; Bucharest, Romania: American Embassy Library, 1972

(E 299): Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Bogota, Colombia; Caracas, Venezuela; Guatemala City; Mexico City (cat. no. 30, color), 1975

Austin, Texas: Blanton Museum of Art Past Present Future:  A Notion of Time in Twentieth Century Art (color, p. 10), 29 August - 30 December 2001



References:

(B 224): Freed 1969, color, p. 78

Texas Quarterly, Spring 1970, p. 304, ill. no. 174

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 424, color, p.172