Morris Louis
Crest of Pillar, 1961, 91 x 30 in. (231.1 x 76.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du432

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Collection:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, United States. Gift of the Woodward Foundation, 1976

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

The Woodward Foundation, Washington, D.C.



Exhibitions:

Cairo: United States Embassy, 1964–67

Washington, D.C.: Washington Gallery of Modern Art (cat. no. 34, color, cover), 1967

London: United States Embassy Residence, 1970

Warsaw: United States Embassy, 1972–75

London: United States Embassy, 1975

New York: Gracie Mansion, 1978–79

(E 381): Bordeaux, France: Galerie des Beaux-Arts, 1981



References:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1975–1979 (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980), bw, p. 74

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 432, color, p.172



ML number:
ML 1