Paintings

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Private Collection
Nude Philosopher in Space-Time, 1935
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Private Collection
Sunday Interior, 1941
Slideshow p42.001 1592802857
Private Collection
Musa McKim, 1942
Slideshow p44.003 1592803168
Private Collection
Sanctuary, 1944
Slideshow p44.004 1592913371
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Gift of Dr. Clarence Van Epps, 1947.24
Young Mother, 1944
Slideshow p47.003 1592803376
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Festival of Arts Purchase Fund 1948-10-1
The Porch, 1946
Slideshow p47.002 1592803451
Private Collection
Ceremony, 1946
Slideshow p47.004 1592803611
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1950
Performers, 1947
Slideshow p49.001 1592913480
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Musa Guston, 1992.86.2
Review, 1948-49
Slideshow p51.001 1592803955
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Painting No. 6, 1951
Slideshow p52.002 1592804244
The Friday Foundation
To B.W.T., 1952
Slideshow p52.007 1592914293
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Sophian, 1990
#5, 1952
Slideshow p54.001 1592914382
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Philip Johnson Fund
Painting, 1954
Slideshow p55.004 1592914471
Collection SFMOMA, Anonymous gift, Los Angeles
For M., 1955
Slideshow p56.004 1592812721
Whitney Museum of American Art, Purchase
Dial, 1956
Slideshow p57.027 1592813280
The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., Acquired 1958
Native's Return, 1957
Slideshow p57.014 1592813745
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Michael and Dorothy Blankfort Bequest, AC1999.35.24. photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
Hester, 1957
Slideshow p58.004 1592814661
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Contemporary Collection of The Cleveland Museum of Art 1961.21
Sleeper, 1958
Slideshow p58.017 1592914693
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Gift of William Inge. Photo: Tiffany Matson
Canal, 1958
Slideshow p59.020 1592815326
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama, Gift of Algie Hill Neill in memory of her husband, John H. Neill, Jr.
Road, 1959
Slideshow p60.026 1592816684
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Acquired with funding from The C.L. David Foundation and Collection
Mirror - To S.K., 1960
Slideshow p60.007 1592816720
The Baltimore Museum of Art, Purchase Fund
Table, 1960
Slideshow p60.004 1592817019
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and a matching donation by Mrs. Oral Sebelin, 1973.29
Edge, 1960
Slideshow p61.002 1592817603
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Duo, 1961
Slideshow p62.002 1592818220
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Purchase with funds from the lottery fund of the canton of Zurich 1993, inv. no. 1565
Untitled, 1962
Slideshow p63.034 1592916955
Private Collection
The Two, 1963
Slideshow p63.018 1592917012
Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, New York University Art Collection, Anonymous gift, 1966
Dark Form, 1963
Slideshow p64.011 1592917924
Collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Museum purchase, The Friends of Art Endowment Fund
The Light, 1964
Slideshow p65.001 1592918161
Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Ohio; Musa Guston Bequest
Air I, 1965
Slideshow p65.008 1592820323
The Art Institute of Chicago, Anonymous gift
Portrait II, 1965
Slideshow p68.006 1592918852
Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Ohio; Musa Guston Bequest
Untitled, 1968
Slideshow p68.025 1592821261
Private Collection
Untitled, 1968
Slideshow p68.029 1592821621
Private Collection
Untitled, 1968
Slideshow p68.050 1592821708
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Musa Guston. Photo: Imaging Department © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Untitled, 1968
Slideshow p68.100 1592823086
Private Collection
Untitled (City), 1968
Slideshow p68.078 1592823249
Private Collection
Untitled, 1968
Slideshow p69.010 1592822959
Private Collection
Untitled (Head and Wall), 1969
Slideshow p69.123 1592919327
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Musa Guston
City Limits, 1969
Slideshow p69.119 1592920302
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Agnes Gund, 1991.28
Tour, 1969
Slideshow p69.073 1592825518
Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon. Bequest of Musa Guston
Untitled, 1969
Slideshow p69.124 1592921618
Hugh Lane Gallery, Presented by the Conlon Family through Section 1003, Taxes Consolidation Act, 2005, Reg. No. 1985
Outskirts, 1969
Slideshow p69.121 1592921763
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive; Gift of Mrs. Philip Guston and Musa Jane Mayer
Central Avenue, 1969
Slideshow p71.122 1592923596
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Bequest of Musa Guston, 1992
Untitled, 1971
Slideshow p71.042 1592827842
The Dayton Art Institute, Bequest of Musa Guston, 1992.15
Pamphili - Roma, 1971
Slideshow p71.082 1592923045
Private Collection
Untitled, 1971
Slideshow p71.073 1592830451
Private Collection
Rome Garden, 1971
Slideshow p71.095 1592831523
The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia, Bequest of Musa Guston, 1992.14. photography by Leah Stearns
Untitled (Books and Window), 1971
Slideshow p30.001 1585148227
Private Collection
Mother and Child, c.1930
Slideshow p73.032 1592924934
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, purchased with the generous support of the Vereniging Rembrandt and Mrs. Musa Guston, Woodstock, NY, 1983
Painting, Smoking, Eating, 1973
Slideshow p73.026 1592833668
Private Collection
Smoking I, 1973
Slideshow p73.016 1592833786
Private Collection
Pantheon, 1973
Slideshow p73.010 1592834057
Collection Unknown
Language I, 1973
Slideshow p73.025 1592925270
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Musa Guston
Collection, 1973
Slideshow p75.023 1592926038
Saint Louis Art Museum, Funds given by the Shoenberg Foundation, Inc. and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shoenberg, by exchange 8:1990
Allegory, 1975
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Dallas Museum of Art, Bequest of Musa Guston
Pink Summer, 1975
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The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Edward R. Broida
Web, 1975
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The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Edward R. Broida
Deluge II, 1975
Slideshow p76.016 1592926715
Collection Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Bequest of Musa Guston, 1992
Bombay, 1976
Slideshow p76.014 1592926888
Honolulu Museum of Art, Gift of Musa Guston, 1992 (7008.1)
Cherries III, 1976
Slideshow p76.034 1592836854
National Gallery of Canada, Purchased 1999
Room, 1976
Slideshow p77.011 1592837680
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, 50th Anniversary Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Learsy
Cabal, 1977
Slideshow p76.036 1592837256
Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Musa Guston
Red Cloth, 1976
Slideshow p76.009 1592927135
San Antonio Museum of Art, Purchased with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and The Brown Foundation
Ocean, 1976
Slideshow p77.007 1592837961
The Art Institute of Chicago, through prior bequest of Frances W. Pick, and memorial gift from her daughter, Mary P. Hines
Couple in Bed, 1977
Slideshow p77.032 1592927875
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Museum purchase funded by the Alice Pratt Brown Museum Fund
Legend, 1977
Slideshow p77.034 1592927977
Seattle Art Museum, Gift of Musa Guston
The Fable, 1977
Slideshow p78.037 1587496515
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Edward R. Broida, 2005.142.17
The Ladder, 1978
Slideshow p78.028 1587495827
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired through the A. Conger Goodyear and Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson Funds and gift of the artist.
Tomb, 1978
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The Cleveland Museum of Art, Bequest of Musa Guston 1992.212
Scroll, 1978
Slideshow p78.006 1587492635
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Gift of Thomas and Musa Mayer, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Theme, 1978
Slideshow p79.004 1587499861
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; Fellows Fund, 80.26
Plain, 1979
Slideshow p79.017 1587501399
Milwaukee Art Museum, Bequest of Musa Guston M1992.145. Photo credit: Efraim Lev-er
Table Top, 1979
Slideshow p79.003 1587499820
Philadelphia Museum of Art. Promised gift of Agnes Gund in honor of Joseph Rishel
Entrance, 1979
Slideshow p79.008 1587500132
Collection Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musée national d'art moderne - Centre de création industrielle
Ravine, 1979
Slideshow p79.038 1587743581
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Musa Guston
East Coker, 1979
Slideshow p80.014 1588087109
Private Collection
Untitled, 1980
Slideshow p80.024 1588089282
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Musa Guston
Untitled, 1980
Slideshow p80.012 1588086908
Private Collection
Untitled, 1980

Museum Collections

Philip Guston’s paintings and drawings are part of the permanent collections of over 140 museums in the United States and abroad. Listed by city and state or country, Museum Collection pages include all Guston holdings, with access to complete details on every work. Registration is required. 

Exhibitions

The art of Philip Guston has been widely shown in museums and galleries. To date, it has been featured in over 130 solo exhibitions all over the world. With the work of other artists, his paintings and drawings have been included in over 1,800 group shows. A searchable exhibition database is on the homepage for the Catalogue Raisonné.

Bibliography

All known published references to Philip Guston's life and works can be found in a searchable bibliographic database found on the homepage for the Catalogue Raisonné. References to specific works are listed on the individual works catalogue entry pages.

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