Morris Louis
Vaporous Pillar, 1961, 84 1/2 x 56 1/2 in. (214.6 x 143.5 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du440

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Collection:
Mrs. Jack M. Farris, La Jolla, California, United States

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Robert A. Rowan, Pasadena, California



Exhibitions:

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

(E 76): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Minneapolis: Walker Art Center; Toronto: Art Gallery of Ontario (cat. no. 60, bw), 1964

(E 109): Tokyo: National Museum of Modern Art (bw, p. 58); Kyoto, Japan: National Museum of Modern Art (bw, p. 58); New Delhi, India: Lalit Kala Akademi; Melbourne, Australia: National Gallery of Victoria (cat. no. 52); Sydney, Australia: Art Gallery of New South Wales (cat. no. 52), 1966–67

(E 120): Irvine, California: University of California Art Gallery; San Francisco Museum of Art (cat. no. 91), 1967

(E 145): Pasadena, California: Pasadena Art Museum; Seattle: Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington; Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Museum of Art (cat. no. 149, color, p. 72), 1968–69

(E 196; E 239): Pasadena, California: Pasadena Art Museum, 1970; 1972

(E 401): La Jolla, California: La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, 1982



References:

(B 60): Greenberg 1962, bw, p. 32

(B 115): Greenberg Summer 1964, bw, p. 65

Devlin, Vogue, 1 August 1969, color, p. 157

(B 249): Fried 1970, bw pl. 156

Morrow, Suzanne Stark, Architectural Digest 38, no. 2 (February 1981), color, p. 136

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 440, color, p.173



ML number:
ML 5-40