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Title

Ayin

1958


Artist

Morris Louis

United States of America

28 Nov 1912 - 07 Sep 1962


Details


Date

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


Artist information

Morris Louis

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


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

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, '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.