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Delta Gamma

This major work is one of the Unfurleds, a series in which Louis reduced the composition to cascading asymmetric stripes on either side that vibrate in vivid colors on the bare canvas. Louis determined the final size of his paintings only when preparing them for an exhibition. Since the...

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Provenance

The artist; to Mrs. Marcella Louis Brenner, 1962; to MFA, Boston, 1972

Credit Line

Gift of Marcella Louis Brenner

Copyright

© Morris Louis

about 1960

Accession Number

1972.1074

Medium or Technique

Acrylic solution (Magna) on canvas

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Contemporary Art

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