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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 180

    Morris Louis (1910-1962)

    Number 6

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Morris Louis (1910-1962)
    Number 6
    magna on canvas
    83¾ x 17¼ in. (212.7 x 43.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1962.


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    Provenance

    André Emmerich Gallery, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Mayer, Winnetka, acquired from the above, 1963
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Robert B. Mayer Family Collection


    Literature

    D. Upright, Morris Louis: The Complete Paintings, New York, 1985, pp. 181 and 235, no. 538 (illustrated in color).