Catalogue Raisonné

P79.002

Moon, 1979
Oil on canvas
69 x 80 in.
175.3 x 203.2 cm
Signed front lower right: Philip Guston
Provenance
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson
Exhibitions
David McKee Gallery, New York, NY, "Philip Guston: Paintings 1978-1979", October 06, 1979 - November 10, 1979 
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, "Philip Guston, Retrospective 1930 - 1979", May 15, 1980 - June 29, 1980  Travelled to:
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, "Philip Guston: Retrospectiva de Pintura", March 01, 1989 - May 08, 1989  Travelled to:
Luhring Augustine, New York, NY, "8 Paintings", May 03, 1997 - June 05, 1997
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX, "The Heroic Century: The Museum of Modern Art Masterpieces, 200 Paintings and Sculptures", September 21, 2003 - January 04, 2004 Travelled to:
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, "Painting and Sculpture: Inaugural Installation", November 20, 2004 - September 17, 2007
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, "The Long Run", November 11, 2017 - November 04, 2018
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Rickey, Carrie. "What Becomes a Legend Most?" Village Voice, October 22, 1979, p. 91, mentioned in text, not illus.
Ashton, Dore. "A Response to Philip Guston's New Paintings." Arts Magazine, December 1979, pp. 130–31, mentioned in text p. 130
Philip Guston Paintings 1978–1979. Exh. cat. New York: David McKee Gallery, 1979, cat. no. 2, illus. in color
Albright, Thomas. "A Curious Repertoire of the Guston Imagery." San Francisco Sunday Examiner & Chronicle, May 25, 1980, pp. 36–38, mentioned in text p. 38, not illus.
Legendre, Bokarra. "Philip Guston Exhibition." Art/World, Summer 1980, illus. in b&w p. 4
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