Red Sky
Artwork: Red Sky
Size: 208.3 x 268 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1978
Marks: Signed; signed, titled, dated 1978, and variously inscribed on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; David McKee Inc., New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 1984
Exhibition history: Akron, Akron Art Institute, Philip Guston: Paintings, March - May 1980; New York, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, Alexander Brook, Philip Guston, Clyfford Still: Memorial Exhibition, November - December 1980, n.p., no. 27, illustrated; London, Royal Academy of Arts, A New Spirit in Painting, January - March 1981, p. 86, no. 45, illustrated; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Connecticut Collects: Art Since 1960, January - March 1986, n.p. (text); Fort Worth, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth; San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; and London, Royal Academy of Arts, Philip Guston: Retrospective, March 2003 - April 2004, pp. 217, no. 120, illustrated in color and p. 242 (text)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 24
Low Estimate: $6000000 [+3%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [-22%]
Hammer Price: $6200000
Sold For: $7325800