Catalogue Raisonné

P77.018

Black Sea, 1977
Oil on canvas
68⅛ x 117 in.
173.0 x 297.2 cm
Signed front lower right: Philip Guston
Provenance
Tate, London, Purchased 1982
Exhibitions
Hayward Gallery, London, England, "New Painting/New York", May 03, 1979 - June 17, 1979
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:
Tate Gallery, London, England, "Forty Years of Modern Art 1945-1985", February 19, 1986 - April 27, 1986
Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany, "Picasso, Guston, Miro, de Kooning: In vollkommener Freiheit, Painting for themselves: Late Works", October 20, 1996 - February 07, 1997
Tate Liverpool, Liverpool , England, "Philip Guston: Paintings and Prints from the Tate Collection", March 09, 2002 - August 18, 2002 
Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien - MUMOK, Vienna, Austria, "Bad Painting - good art", June 06, 2008 - October 12, 2008
Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland, "Philip Guston (1913 - 1980): Late Paintings", July 25, 2012 - October 07, 2012 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA, "Philip Guston Now", May 01, 2022 - September 11, 2022 
Bibliography
New Painting/New York. Exh. cat. London: Hayward Gallery, 1979, unnumbered in cat., not illus.
Philip Guston. Exh. cat. New York: George Braziller, 1980, cat. no. 82, illus. in color plate 72 p. 114 and mentioned in text p. 30
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Francis, Richard. "Guston at the Whitechapel. London." Burlington Magazine 125, no. 959 (1983): pp. 110, 113, mentioned in text p. 113, not illus.
The Tate Gallery Biennial Report, 1982–1984. London: Tate Gallery, 1984, illus. in color p. 57
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Forty Years of Modern Art 1945-1985. Exh. cat. London: Tate Gallery, 1986, illus. in color, no. cat. #
Zaller, Robert. "Philip Guston and the Crisis of the Image." Critical Inquiry 14, no. 1 (1987): pp. 69–94, mentioned in text p. 92, not illus.
Delank, Claudia. "Spatwerke: Picasso, Guston, Miro, de Kooning in Bremen." neue bildende kunst: Zeitschrift für Kunst und Kritik, June 1996, illus. in b&w
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Heartney, Eleanor. "Shifting Styles and Moral Steadiness Made Philip Guston a Lodestar for Artists Today." Art in America, June 22, 2020. Online, illus. in color
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 157 p. 153 and mentioned in text pp. 126, 202 and 206
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