Morris Louis
Number 9, 1961, 87 x 72 in. (221.0 x 182.9 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
du459

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Collection:
The Lois and Georges de Menil Collection, LLC, New York, United States

Provenance:

Park International, New York

Kasmin Ltd., London

Lord Dufferin, London

Felicity Samuel Gallery, London

André Emmerich Gallery, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 55): London: Kasmin Ltd., September 1963

(E 88): Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum (cat. no. 15, bw); Baden-Baden, Germany: Staatliche Kunsthalle (cat. no. 15, bw); London: Whitechapel Art Gallery (cat. no. 18), 1965

(E 267): London: Hayward Gallery (cat. no. 34, color), 1974

(E 352): Wellesley, Massachusetts: Wellesley College Museum, 1978

(E 435): New York: Museum of Modern Art; Fort Worth, Texas: Fort Worth Art Museum; Washington D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution (color, p. 151), 1986-1987



References:

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 459, color, p.174



Remarks:

In 1962 this painting was mistakenly titled Number 173; it was exhibited with this title in 1963, 1965, and 1974.



ML number:
ML 9