Morris Louis
Iris, 1954, 80 3/4 x 106 in. (205.1 x 269.2 cm), Acrylic resin (Magna) on canvas, Inscribed, u.r.: ML 54,
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Collection:
Mrs. Eugene M. Schwartz, New York, United States

Provenance:

Park International, New York



Exhibitions:

(E 26): New York: French & Company (cat. no. 1), April–May 1959

(E 32): Paris: Galerie Neufville (bw), 1960

(E 33): Rome: Rome-New York Art Foundation (bw), 1960–61

(E 46): Paris: Galerie Lawrence (bw), 1962

(E 88): Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum (cat. no. 2, color); Baden-Baden, Germany: Staatliche Kunsthalle (cat. no. 2, color); London: Whitechapel Art Gallery (cat. no. 1), 1965

(E 121): Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston: Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Missouri: City Art Museum (cat. no. 18, color, p. 12), 1967

(E 167): New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art (cat. no. 239, color, p. 90), 1969–70

(E 360): New York: M. Knoedler & Co. (color, p. 4), 1979

(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. 85), 1986-1987

(E 497): New York: The Jewish Museum; St. Louis, Missouri: Saint Louis Art Museum; Buffalo, New York: Albright-Knox Art Gallery (color pl. 34, p. 80-81), 2008-2009



References:

Art International February 1961, bw, p. 45

(B 55): B. A. 1962, bw, p. 32

(B 177): Fried February 1967, comm., p. 36

(B 249): Fried 1970, color pl. 26

(B 412): Upright 1985, color pl., p. 14, cat. no. 62, color, p.138

(B 457): Dufrene 1996, bw, p. 52