Morris Louis
Color Barrier, 1961, 91 1/2 x 60 1/8 in. (232.4 x 152.7 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du430

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Collection:
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Purchase: Louise E. Bettens Fund, 1963

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 38; E 60): New York: André Emmerich Gallery, 1961; 1963

(E 71): Boston: Institute of Contemporary Art (cat. no. 12), 1964

(E 81): St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. 6), 1964

(E 229; E 263; E 323): Cambridge, Massachusetts: Fogg Art Museum (cat. no. 163, bw), April - June 1972; (cat. no. 2, bw, p. 40-41), April–June 1974; April - August 1977

Tokyo: Bunkamura Museum of Art; Kagawa: Takamatsu City Museum of Art; Nagoya: Matsuzakaya Art Museum; Oita City Museum; Ibaraki: Museum of Modern Art Modern Art at Harvard, (color pl. 75, p. 119), July 1999 - March 2000



References:

Art Quarterly (1964), bw, p. 105

Fogg Art Museum, Annual Report 1967–1968 (1968), bw, p. 14

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 158

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 430, color, p.172



ML number:
ML 4-80