Catalogue Raisonné

P76.015

Wharf, 1976
Oil on canvas
80 x 116 in.
203.2 x 294.6 cm
Signed front lower right: Philip Guston
Provenance
Collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Museum Purchase, The Friends of Art Endowment Fund
Collection of Gerald Elliott, Chicago
Exhibitions
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, "American Painting of the 1970s", December 08, 1978 - January 14, 1979 Travelled to:
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, "Philip Guston, Retrospective 1930 - 1979", May 15, 1980 - June 29, 1980  Travelled to:
Whitechapel Gallery, London, England, "Philip Guston: Paintings 1969 - 1980", October 13, 1982 - December 12, 1982  Travelled to:
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "110 Years: The Permanent Collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth", December 14, 2002 - March 09, 2003
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Philip Guston Retrospective", March 30, 2003 - June 08, 2003  Travelled to:
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", May 16, 2004 - February 09, 2005
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", June 07, 2006 - August 21, 2006
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", July 06, 2007 - September 18, 2007
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", January 15, 2008 - January 28, 2008
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", June 04, 2008 - August 21, 2008
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "The Collection and Then Some", November 07, 2008 - May 31, 2009
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection and Then Some, phase II", January 22, 2009 - June 15, 2009
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection exhibition", May 25, 2010 - September 07, 2010
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Permanent Collection and Then Some", April 26, 2011 - August 29, 2011
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Ten Years", November 22, 2012 - August 12, 2013
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA, "Philip Guston Now", May 01, 2022 - September 11, 2022 
Bibliography
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American Painting of the 1970s. Exh. cat. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1978, illus. in color p. 29
Boettger, Suzaan. "Art for Modern Times." Daily Californian (Berkeley), June 26, 1980, pp. 8, 11, mentioned in text p. 11, not illus.
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Auping, Michael. "Figuring It Out: Guston's 'Wharf' and Baselitz's 'Elke.'" MAMFW Calendar, October–December 1994, pp. 6-7 & cover, illus. in color
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