Catalogue Raisonné

P77.007

Couple in Bed, 1977
Oil on canvas
81 x 94½ in.
205.7 x 240.0 cm
Signed front lower right: Philip Guston
Provenance
The Art Institute of Chicago, through prior bequest of Frances W. Pick, and memorial gift from her daughter, Mary P. Hines
Exhibitions
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, "Philip Guston: Retrospectiva de Pintura", March 01, 1989 - May 08, 1989  Travelled to:
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Philip Guston Retrospective", March 30, 2003 - June 08, 2003  Travelled to:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA, "Philip Guston Now", May 01, 2022 - September 11, 2022 
Bibliography
Storr, Robert. Philip Guston. New York: Abbeville Modern Masters, 1986, illus. in b&w no. 90 p. 86
Mayer, Musa. Night Studio: A Memoir of Philip Guston by His Daughter. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988, illus. in color no. 53 (following p. 146), mentioned in text p. 131
Serraller, F. Calvo. "Abierta en Madrid una retrospectiva de Guston: En Centro Reina Sofia expone 70 obras del artista que paso del expresionismo abstracto a la figuracion." El País (Madrid), March 2, 1989, mentioned in text, not illus.
Gallego, Julian. "El gusto de Guston." ABC (Madrid), March 2, 1989, mentioned in text, not illus.
Llorca, Pablo. "Philip Guston: Un pintor muy visceral." Dunia, July 1989, pp. 108–10, illus. p. 110
Brandenburg, John. "Seeing Guston's Art Requires a 'Leap' to Dallas." Oklahoman (Oklahoma City, OK), December 24, 1989, section Travel & Entertainment, p. 4, mentioned in text, not illus.
Philip Guston: 50 Years of Painting. Pamphlet. St. Louis: Saint Louis Art Museum, 1989, illus. in color and mentioned in text
Philip Guston: Retrospectiva de Pintura. Exh. cat. Essays by Mark Rosenthal, Robert Storr, Carrie Rickey, Francisco Calvo Serraller, and Dore Ashton. Madrid: Ministerio de Cultura, Dirección General de Bellas Artes y Archivos, Centro Nacional de Exposiciones, 1989, cat. no. 52, illus. in color p. 128
"Portfolio and Documents: Philip Guston." TO: A Journal of Poetry, Prose & the Visual Arts 2, no. 3–4 (1994): pp. 159–206, mentioned in text of William Corbett essay p. 190, not illus.
Corbett, William. Philip Guston's Late Work: A Memoir. Boston: Zoland Books, 1994, mentioned in text p. 99, not illus.
Wood, James N., and Teri J. Edelstein. The Art Institute of Chicago: Twentieth-Century Painting and Sculpture. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1996, p. 142, illus. in color
DeLong, Lea Rosson. Shifting Visions O'Keeffe Guston Richter. Exh. cat. Des Moines: Des Moines Art Center, 1998, mentioned in text, not illus.
Wood, James N., and Debra N. Mancoff. Treasures from the Art Institute of Chicago. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2000, illus. in color p. 314
Philip Guston: One-Shot-Paintings/De Un Solo Aliento. Exh. cat. Essays by Kosme de Barañano, Maria Jesus Folch, Fernando Gomez Aguilera, and Manuel Padorno. Valencia: IVAM, 2001. In association with Ediciones Aldeasa, illus. in color p. 128
Tojner, Poul Erik. "Udsat (Philip Guston)." Louisiana Magasin, May 2003, illus. in color p. 39
Knight, Christopher. "The Paint Is the Thing; Through Abstract and Figurative Styles, Philip Guston Emphasized the Material and Ritual Significance of Art." Los Angeles Times, August 23, 2003, Home edition, section Calendar, pp. E1, E18, illus. in color p. E1 and mentioned in text p. E18
Kimmelman, Michael. "Anxious Liberator of an Era's Demons." The New York Times, October 31, 2003, section Weekend, pp. E37, E39, illus. in b&w p. E39
USA Today (West Babylon, NY). "Philip Guston: Abstract Expressionism's Provocative Pioneer and Ultimate Critic." November 1, 2003, mentioned in text
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Exhibitions & The Collection, Calendar, Philip Guston." November/December 2003, illus. in color pg. 7
Moy, Karen. "Guston: When Figurative Art is Courageous." People's World, November 27, 2003, mentioned in text, not illus.
Anfam, David. "Eye to Eye with Philip Guston." RA Magazine, Winter 2003, pp. 34–38, illus. in color p. 38
Greenberg, Sarah. "First Person: Sarah Greenberg Talks to Award-Winning Cartoonist Art Spiegelman about the Gutsiness of Guston." RA Magazine, Winter 2003, p. 39, illus. in color p. 38
Henry, Clare. "An Artist who Delighted in 'Crapola.'" Financial Times (London), December 2, 2003, illus. in b&w
Kuspit, Donald. "Philip Guston's Self-Doubt." artnet Magazine, December 4, 2003, illus. in color online
Siegel, Lee. "The Artful Dodger: Philip Guston was Misunderstood—But Why?" Slate Magazine, December 9, 2003, illus. in color in article and color image included as part of slide show attached to article
Danto, Arthur C. "The Abstract Impressionist." Nation, December 11, 2003, mentioned in text, not illus.
Krauss, Nicole. "The First Painter after the Last." Modern Painters, Winter 2003, illus. in color p. 91
Auping, Michael. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Philip Guston Retrospective. Exh. cat. London: Thames & Hudson, 2003, illus. in color Plate 108, unpaginated
Searle, Adrian. "The Devil Inside: Philip Guston Was a Smoking, Boozing, Pill-Popping, Anxiety-Ridden Work-Obsessive. And It's All There in His Astonishing Work, Says Adrian Searle." Guardian, January 20, 2004, pp. 12–13, illus. in color pp. 12-13
Anfam, David. The Art of Philip Guston 1913–1980. Brochure. Royal Academy of Arts, 2004, illus. in color, no. 4
Philip Guston: Odd Man Out. BBC Four, January 28, 2004. Television, illus. in color
Rubinstein, Raphael. "Philip Guston: Some Thoughts." Art in America, March 2004, illus. in color p. 91
 Royal Academy of Arts, Focus Afternoon. "The Culture of Painting: Guston and History." Flyer. March 6, 2004, illus. in color
Ware, Chris. "Philip Guston: A Cartoonist's Appreciation." McSweeney's Quarterly Concern, no. 13 (2004), illus. in color pp. 90-91
Danto, Arthur Coleman. Unnatural Wonders: Essays from the Gap Between Art and Life. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005, mentioned in text p. 138, not illus.
Bucklow, Christopher. What Is in the Dwat: The Universe of Guston's Final Decade. Grasmere, England: Wordsworth Trust, 2007, Plate 39, illus. in color p. 188 and mentioned in text pp. 73 and 128
Sharp, Robert V., Susan F. Stepina, and Susan E. Weidemeyer, eds. The Essential Guide: Art Institute of Chicago. 3rd ed. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 2009, illus. in color p. 135
Rossen, Susan F., Elizabeth Stephina, Talia Ullmann, and Susan Weidemeyer, eds. Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 2009, illus. in color p. 162
Craig, Megan. Levinas and James: Towards a Pragmatic Phenomenology. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010, illus. in b&w Fig. 4, p. 174
Kaufmann, David. Telling Stories: Philip Guston's Later Works. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010, mentioned in text pp 49 and 69, not illus.
Druick, Douglas. Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago. 4th ed. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 2013, illus. in color p. 163
Sylvester, David. Ein Gespräch mit Philip Guston. NichtSoKleineBibliothek 8. Bern: Piet Meyer Verlag, 2013, illus. in color p. 71, illus. no. 26
Pfeiffer, Ingrid, and Max Hollein, eds. Philip Guston Das Grosse Spatwerk/Late Works. Exh. cat. Cologne: Strzeleckibooks, 2013, illus. in color fig. 11 p. 22 (Ingrid Pfeiffer essay) and mentioned in text p. 22 (English)/23 (German)
Miller, Peter Benson, ed. Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston. New York: American Academy in Rome; New York Review of Books, 2014, mentioned in text p. 80, not illus.
The Essential Guide: Art Institute of Chicago. 4th edition. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 2015, illus. in color p. 257
Mayer, Musa. Night Studio: A Memoir of Philip Guston. 1988. Reprint, Munich: Sieveking Verlag; Zurich: Hauser & Wirth, 2016, illus. no. 72, illus. in color p. 183
Philip Guston & The Poets. Exh. cat. Essay by Kosme de Barañano. Hauser & Wirth, 2017, illus. in color p. 101
Findlay, Michael. Seeing Slowly: Looking at Modern Art. New York: Prestel, 2017, illus. in color p. 219
Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong Issue no. 1: Philip Guston. Exh. guide. Zurich: Hauser & Wirth, 2018, illus. in color and mentioned in text p. 18
Cooper, Harry, Mark Godfrey, Alison de Lima Greene, and Kate Nesin. Philip Guston Now. Exh. cat. Washington D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2020, illus. in color Plate 160 p. 156
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Saenger, Peter. "Images That Spark Arguments." Wall Street Journal, April 23-24, 2022, p. C14, mentioned in text, not illus.
Marcus, J.S. "Controversially postponed Philip Guston show finally gets going. How has it changed?" Art Newspaper, April 26, 2022. Online, illus. in color and mentioned in text
Cotter, Holland. "After a Tempest, Philip Guston Shines in a Show True to His Spirit." New York Times, April 28, 2022. Online, illus. in color
Cotter, Holland. "True to His Ferocious Spirit." New York Times, April 29, 2022, pp. C1, C14, illus. in color
Gay, Malcolm. "Are we ready to look at 'Philip Guston Now'?" Boston Globe, April 30, 2022. Online, illus. in color as part of an installation photo
Dafoe, Taylor. "An Off-Ramp, a Trauma Specialist, and Preparedness Pamphlets: How the MFA Boston Reworked Its Philip Guston Retrospective." artnet News, May 5, 2022. Online, illus. in color
Smee, Sebastian. "In long-awaited Philip Guston show, great art comes with a warning." Washington Post, May 6, 2022. Online, illus. in color
Hoffman, A.R. "Guston: A Genius Beyond Controversy." New York Sun, May 7, 2022. Online, illus. in color and mentioned in text
Schwartz, Penny. "After 2-year delay, Philip Guston art exhibit explores his Jewish identity — under cloud of controversy." Jewish Telegraphic Agency, May 11, 2022. Online
, illus. in color as part of an installation photo
Bowen, Jared. 'Philip Guston Now' portrays art of controversial and confrontational painter. Washington D.C.: PBS News Hour, May 12, 2022. Video, illus. in color as part of an installation photo