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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1988.340
People
Morris Louis, American (Baltimore, MD 1912 - 1962 Washington, DC)
Title
Untitled
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1950 - 1953
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309709
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink and colored and black chalk on off white wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 27.9 x 35.5 cm (11 x 14 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • blind stamp: l.r.: ML [in oval]
  • gallery label: removed from backing? now in curatorial file, paper, printed and typed
  • gallery label: removed from backing? now in curatorial file, paper, printed and typed
Provenance
Morris Louis, bequest; to Marcella Louis Brenner, 1962, gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1988.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Marcella Louis Brenner in honor of John Coolidge
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1988
Object Number
1988.340
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Diane Upright Headley, The Drawings of Morris Louis, Smithsonian Institution Press (Washington, D.C, 1979), p. 128, repr.

Exhibition History

Morris Louis: 1912 - 1962; A Commemorative Exhibition, André Emmerich Gallery, New York, 09/09/1982 - 10/02/1982

Rothko and Contemporaries, Heath Gallery, Atlanta, 10/04/1983 - 10/06/1983

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