Drawing For Cellar
Artwork: Drawing For Cellar
Size: 43.9 x 61.1 cm
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Creation year: 1970
Marks: Signed and dated 'Philip Guston '70' lower right; further signed, titled and dated 'PHILIP GUSTON "DRAWING FOR CELLAR" 1970' on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Provenance: David McKee Gallery, New York; Rick Meyerowitz, New York (acquired by 1988); McKee Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2002
Exhibition history: New York, Marlborough Gallery, Philip Guston Recent Paintings, October 17 - November 7, 1970, no. 41, p. 41 (illustrated); New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Philip Guston Drawings 1938-1972, July 11 - September 4, 1973; New York, David McKee Gallery, Philip Guston: Drawings 1947-1977, October - November 1978, no. 44, n.p. (illustrated) New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Museum Overholland, Amsterdam; Museum of Modern Art Oxford; Dublin, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, The Drawings of Philip Guston, September 7, 1988 - September 16, 1989, no. 101, p. 174 (illustrated, p. 126); traveled as Barcelona, Fundacio Caixa de Pensions,Dibuixos: Philip Guston, March 30, 1989 - May 14, 1989, no. 101, p. 146 (illustrated); then traveled as Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Philip Guston: Opere Su Carta 1933-1980, October 11, 1989 - November 26, 1989, no. 82, p. 99 (illustrated)Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Plane/Figure: Amerikanische Kunst aus Schweizer Privatsammlungen und aus dem Kunstmuseum Winterthur, August 26 - December 3, 2006, no. 69, p. 244 (illustrated, p. 23)Kunstmuseum Bonn; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum; Vienna, Albertina; Staatliche Graphische Sammlung Munchen, Pinakothek der Moderne; New York, The Morgan Library & Museum, Philip Guston: Works on Paper, March 1, 2007 - August 31, 2008, no. 62, p. 185 (illustrated, p. 123)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 118
Low Estimate: $280000
High Estimate: $350000
Hammer Price: Not Sold