Catalogue Raisonné

P57.025

Oasis, 1957
Oil on canvas
61½ x 68 in.
156.2 x 172.7 cm
Signed front lower right: Philip Guston
Provenance
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, New York
Exhibitions
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY, "Philip Guston", February 24, 1958 - March 22, 1958 
Palazzo Reale, Naples, Italy, "Modern American Painting 1930-1958", October 30, 1959 - November 29, 1959 Travelled to:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, "Philip Guston", May 03, 1962 - July 01, 1962  Travelled to:
Joseloff Exhibition Gallery, West Hartford, CT, "The Arts in Society: An exhibition marking the dedication of the new buildings of the Hartford Art School of the University of Hartford", November 08, 1964 - December 04, 1964
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., "Inaugural Exhibition", October 04, 1974 - September 15, 1975
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, "Philip Guston: Retrospectiva de Pintura", March 01, 1989 - May 08, 1989  Travelled to:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection", July 26, 2006 - September 23, 2007
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., "In the Tower: Philip Guston", February 01, 2009 - September 13, 2009 
Bibliography
Modern American Painting, 1930–1958. Exh. cat. York: City of York Art Gallery, 1960, cat. no. 30, not illus.
Alloway, Lawrence. "Book Reviews: Ashton on Guston." Arts Review, July 23–August 12, 1961, pp. 17, 20, mentioned in text p. 17, not illus.
O'Hara, Frank. "Growth and Guston." ARTnews, May 1962, pp. 31–33, 51–52, mentioned in text p. 52, not illus.
Hunter, Sam, "Philip Guston," Art International, May 1962, pp. 62–67, mentioned in text p. 67, not illus.
Lichtblau, Charlotte. "Guston Exhibit Takes Spotlight at Guggenheim." Philadelphia Inquirer, May 13, 1962, mentioned in text, not illus.
Kozloff, Max. "Art." Nation, May 19, 1962, pp. 453–55, mentioned in text, not illus.
Philip Guston. Exh. cat. New York: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1962, cat. no. 41, illus. in b&w, p. 78, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection
The Arts in Society: An exhibition marking the dedication of the new buildings of the Hartford Art School of the University of Hartford. Exh. cat. Joseloff Exhibition Gallery, Hartford Art School, 1964, cat. no. 24, not illus.
Lerner, Abram. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Essays by Linda Nochlin, Alfred Frankenstein, John I. H. Baur, Milton W. Brown, Irving Sandler, and Dore Ashton. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974, illus. in color p. 515, fig. 764; p. 699
O'Hara, Frank. "Growth and Guston." In Art Chronicles 1954–1966. New York: George Braziller, 1975, mentioned in text p. 138, not illus.
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, Opere Su Carta 1933–1980. Exh. cat. Milan: Electa, 1989, illus. in b&w p. 48
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. 16, illus. in color p. 47 and in color on front cover
Fineberg, Jonathan. Art Since 1940: Strategies of Being. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1995, illus. in color fig. 6.8 p. 153 and mentioned in text pp. 153, 395 and 398
Fineberg, Jonathan. Art Since 1940: Strategies of Being. 2nd ed. 1995. Reprint, New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2000, illus. in color fig. 6.9 p. 153
Barry, Ian, and Anne Ellegood. Amy Sillman: Third Person Singular. Exh. cat. Saratoga Springs: The Francis Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, 2008, illus. in color p. 57