Catalogue Raisonné

P52.005

Painting, 1952
Oil on canvas
48 x 51 in.
121.9 x 129.5 cm
Signed front lower left: Philip Guston
Provenance
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Muriel Kallis Steinberg Newman Collection, Gift of Muriel Kallis Newman, 2006
Muriel Kallis Newman
Exhibitions
Egan Gallery, New York, NY, "Philip Guston Paintings and Drawings", January 12, 1953 - February 07, 1953 
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, "12 Americans", May 29, 1956 - September 09, 1956
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, "63rd American Exhibition, Paintings, Sculpture", December 02, 1959 - January 31, 1960
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, "Philip Guston", May 03, 1962 - July 01, 1962  Travelled to:
University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX, "Six Painters: Mondrian, Guston, Kline, De Kooning, Pollock, Rothko", February 23, 1967 - April 02, 1967
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, "New York Painting and Sculpture 1940-1970", October 18, 1969 - February 01, 1970
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, "An American Choice: The Muriel Kallis Newman Collection", May 21, 1981 - September 27, 1981
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, "Abstract Expressionism and Other Modern Works: The Muriel Kallis Steinberg Newman Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art", September 18, 2007 - March 02, 2008
Bibliography
Steinberg, Leo. "Fritz Glarner and Philip Guston among 'Twelve Americans' at the Museum of Modern Art." Arts, June 1956, pp. 42–45, mentioned in text p. 44, not illus.
Miller, Dorothy C., ed. 12 Americans. Exh. cat. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1956, unnumbered catalog, illus. in b&w p. 38
63rd American Exhibition: Paintings and Sculpture. Exh. cat. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1959, cat. no. 44, not illus.
Ashton, Dore. Philip Guston. New York: Grove, 1960, illus. in color opp. p. 18
O'Hara, Frank. "Growth and Guston." ARTnews, May 1962, pp. 31–33, 51–52, illus. in b&w p. 31 no. 2 and mentioned in text p. 52
Philip Guston. Exh. cat. New York: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1962, cat. no. 19, illus. in color p. 57, Collection Mrs. Albert H. Newman, Chicago
Six Painters: Mondrian, Guston, Kline, De Kooning, Pollock, Rothko. Exh. cat. Houston: University of St. Thomas Art Department, 1967, cat. no. 14, illus. in color p. 36
Geldzahler, Henry. New York Painting and Sculpture: 1940–1970. Exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, cat. no. 110 illus. in color p. 79
Moritz, Charles, ed. Current Biography, February 1971, pp. 10-13, mentioned in text p. 12, not illus.
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Arnason, H. H. History of Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. 2nd ed. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1977, illus. in color p. 513 plate 210 and mentioned in text p. 528
Hess, Alice. "Great Private Collections: A Chicago Visionary." Saturday Review, October 1980, pp. 3, 72–75, illus. p. 75, mentioned in text p. 72
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Purviance, Nina. "Philip Guston in the Fifties: The Power of Suggestion." Arts Magazine, September 1985, pp. 94–97, mentioned in text p. 94, not illus.
Thaw, Eugene Victor. "The Abstract Expressionists." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Winter 1986–1987, illus. in color Figure 41 p. 50 and mentioned in text p. 47
Anfam, David. Abstract Expressionism. London: Thames & Hudson, 1990, illus. in color no. 126 and mentioned in text pp. 155 and 194
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Wecker, Menachem. "The Patronizing Censoring of Philip Guston." Mosaic, December 8, 2020. Online, mentioned in text, not illus.