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Crest of Pillar

Artist:
Morris Louis (American, 1912–1962)
Date:
1961
Medium:
Magna on canvas
Dimensions:
90 3/4 × 30 3/8 in. (230.5 × 77.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of The Woodward Foundation, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.250.1
Rights and Reproduction:
© 1961 Morris Louis
Not on view
Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux. "Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso," May 15–September 1, 1981, no. 222 (as "Crest Pillar," 1961–62).

William S. Lieberman in Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso. Exh. cat., Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux. Bordeaux, 1981, p. 171, no. 222, ill., calls it "Crest Pillar" and dates it 1961–62.

Lowery S. Sims in Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso. Exh. cat., Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux. Bordeaux, 1981, p. 167, calls it "Crest Pillar (Colonne faîtière)".

Diane Upright. Morris Louis, the Complete Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1985, p. 172, no. 432, ill. (color).



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