Slab with Ruler Artist: Robert Morris (American, 1931–2018)


Modern and Contemporary Art

Not on view

Lead on wood


image: 22 × 13 3/16 in. (55.88 × 33.496 cm)

Credit Line

Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935, Collection

Accession Number



20th century


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Green Gallery, 2/64
Provenance cost is cut off on hand written log.
  • Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 272–73, fig. 1
  • "Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008), 227, ill
  • Robert Morris: The Mind/Body Problem, exh. cat. (New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1994), 138, no. 35, ill
  • Fortissimo!: Thirty years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of contemporary art, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: Rhode Island School of Design Museum, 1985), 77, 141, no. 96, ill
  • Small Works: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art, exh. cat. (Providence: Rhode Island School of Design Museum, 1973), 78, no. 85, ill
  • Art of the 50's and 60's: Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, exh. cat. (Ridgefield, Conn.: The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 1965), no. 69
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Additional information


on verso: "R. Morris / 1964"

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