Morris Louis
Illumination, 1962, 83 x 12 5/16 in. (210.8 x 31.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas,
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Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Gift of Richard Brown Baker, 1986

Provenance:

André Emmerich Gallery, New York

Richard Brown Baker, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 51): Washington, D.C.: Phillips Collection, 1962

(E 57): New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Art Gallery (cat. no. 42, ill., p. 46), 1963

(E 71): Boston: Institute of Contemporary Art (cat. no. 14), 1964

(E 80): Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design (cat. no. 31), 1964

(E 92): Ridgefield, Connecticut: Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art (cat. no. 64, ill., p. 16), 1965

(E 107): Rochester, Michigan: University Art Gallery, Oakland University (cat. no. 27), 1966–67

(E 122): Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Art History Gallery, University of Wisconsin (cat. no. 14), 1967

(E 138): Mexico City: Museo de Arte Moderno de Chapultepec, 1968

(E 187): Katonah, New York: Katonah Gallery (cat. no. 8), 1970

Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, on loan March 1972–August 1973

(E 256): San Francisco Museum of Art; Philadelphia: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania (cat. no. 38, ill., p. 18), 1973–74

(E 288): New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Art Gallery (cat. no. 53, ill., p. 126), 1975

(E 314): New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1976

(E 363): Princeton, New Jersey: Squibb Gallery, 1979

New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Art Gallery, on extended loan from 1974

New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Art Gallery Then and Now: Art Since 1945 at Yale, 10 February - 31 July 1998



References:

(B 412): Upright 1985, cat. no. 588, color, p.186

(B 475): Humblet 2003, color, p. 160