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Property of a Distinguished Private Collection

Philip Guston


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May 20, 12:35 AM GMT


5,000,000 - 7,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of a Distinguished Private Collection

Philip Guston

1913 - 1980


signed Philip Guston (lower left); signed Philip Guston, titled Remorse and dated 1969 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

48 by 42 in.

121.9 by 106.7 cm.

Executed in 1969.



1913 - 1980年


款識:藝術家簽名 Philip Guston(左下);再次簽名 Philip Guston、書題目 Remorse 並紀年1969(背面)


48 x 42 英寸;121.9 x 106.7 公分


Estate of the artist 
David McKee Gallery, New York 
Acquired from the above in November 2007 by the present owner 
Robert Slifkin, "Philip Guston's Return to Figuration and the "1930s Renaissance" of the 1960s," The Art Bulletin 93, No. 2, 2011, p. 239 (text)
Clark Coolidge, ed., "Talk at Yale Summer School Music and Art," Philip Guston: Collected Writings, Lectures, and Conversations, Berkeley, 2011, p. 157 (text) 
Robert Slifkin, Out of Time: Philip Guston and the Refiguration of Postwar American Art, Berkeley, 2013, no. 19, n.p., illustrated in color, pp.196, 238 (text)
Peter Benson Miller, ed., Go Figure! New Perspectives on Guston, New York, 2014, p. 106 (text)
Philip Guston, I Paint What I Want to See, London, 2022, p. 97 (text) 
The Guston Foundation, The Philip Guston Catalogue Raisonné, ongoing, no. P69.112, illustrated in color

New York, Marlborough Gallery, Philip Guston: Recent Paintings, 1970, no. 4, p. 9 (text)
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, Philip Guston: Recent Work, 1971, no. 4, n.p. (checklist)
New York, The Art Students League of New York, League Masters Then, 2000
Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, I Not I: Samuel Beckett, Philip Guston, Bruce Nauman, 2006, no. 6, pp. 24, 34, 39, illustrated in color (installed in 1970 exhibition at Marlborough Gallery, New York), p. 28, illustrated in color