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Inscription

lower left in graphite: The Location of a Straight Black Line, / a Not-Straight Yellow Line, / a Broken Red Line and a Straight / Blue Line. / Sol Lewitt / August 5, 1975 / NYC; upper left verso in black ink on tape by unknown hand: - 138

Marks and Labels

lower right verso in graphite by unknown hand: B

Provenance

The Honorable William H.G. FitzGerald, Mr. Desmond FitzGerald, and Mr. B. Francis Saul II, c/o The New York Studio School; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1978; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1983
American Master Drawings from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1983
2006
Redefined: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2006
Bibliography
1983
Simmons, Linda Crocker and with the assistance of Adrianne J. Humphrey, et al. American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1983: p. 238, no. 1585.