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An image of Ayin by Morris Louis

Morris Louis

(United States of America 28 Nov 1912 – 07 Sep 1962)

Title
Ayin
Year
1958
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions

248.3 x 358.1 cm stretcher; 252.0 x 362.0 x 6.8 cm frame

Credit
Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1967
Accession number
OO2.1967
Copyright
© Morris Louis
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Tony Bond and Wayne Tunnicliffe, Contemporary: Art Gallery of New South Wales Contemporary Collection, 'Collecting contemporary art at AGNSW', pg.424-441, Sydney, 2006, 425.

Renee Free, Art and Australia [vol. 10, no. 1], 'European Collection', p63-75, Sydney, Jul 1972, 71 (colour illus.).

Robert Hobbs, Milton Avery: the late paintings, 'Clement Greenberg and Milton Avery', pg.10-58, New York, 2001, 15, 16 (illus.). fig. 6

Waldo Rasmussen, Two decades of American painting, Melbourne, 1967.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 09 Sep 1967, 40.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 63 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Two decades of American painting:

Abstract Expressionism, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 13 Jul 2012–25 Feb 2013