Alpha Beta
Artwork: Alpha Beta
Size: 260.4 x 404.5 cm
Medium: Magna on canvas
Creation year: 1960
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the late owners
Exhibition history: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Boston, Museum of Fine Arts and The St. Louis Art Museum, Morris Louis: 1912-1962, February-August 1967, p. 58, no. 36 (illustrated); Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Morris Louis: Major Themes and Variations, September 1976-January 1977, no. 7 (illustrated); New York, The Museum of Modern Art; The Fort Worth Art Museum and Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Morris Louis, October 1986-July 1987, pp. 138-139 (illustrated).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 673
Low Estimate: $800000 [+87%]
High Estimate: $1200000 [+25%]
Hammer Price: $1500000
Sold For: $1815000