Catalogue Raisonné

P76.022

Rug, 1976
Oil on canvas
80 x 110 in.
203.2 x 279.4 cm
Signed front lower left: Philip Guston
Provenance
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Edward R. Broida, 2005.142.19
Edward R. Broida
Exhibitions
David McKee Gallery, New York, NY, "Philip Guston: Paintings 1976", Part I: March 18-April 8, 1977, Part II; April 9 - April 30, 1977 
Hayward Gallery, London, England, "New Painting/New York", May 03, 1979 - June 17, 1979
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, "Philip Guston, Retrospective 1930 - 1979", May 15, 1980 - June 29, 1980  Travelled to:
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., "Selections from the Collection of Edward R. Broida", August 24, 2006 - November 12, 2006
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., "In the Tower: Philip Guston", February 01, 2009 - September 13, 2009 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA, "Philip Guston Now", May 01, 2022 - September 11, 2022  Travelled to:
Bibliography
Philip Guston: Paintings 1976. Exh. cat. New York: David McKee Gallery, 1977, cat. no. 3, illus. in b&w, listed as "The Rug"
Smith, Roberta. "The New Gustons." Art in America, January–February 1978, pp. 100–5, illus. in color p. 103 as "The Rug" and mentioned in text p. 104 as "The Rug"
Lampert, Catherine. "New Work/New York." Artscribe, April 1979, illus. in b&w
Januszcak, Waldemar. "Art of the Empty Gesture." Guardian, May 4, 1979, p. 10, illus. in b&w
New Painting/New York. Exh. cat. London: Hayward Gallery, 1979, unnumbered in cat., illus. in b&w, listed as "The Rug"
Toucatt, Ralph. "Metamorphosis: The Art of Philip Guston." The Threepenny Review, Fall 1980, p. 24, mentioned in text, not illus.
Philip Guston. Exh. cat. New York: George Braziller, 1980, cat. no. 68, illus. in color plate 62 p. 105
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Art in the Seventies. Oxford: Phaidon, 1980, illus. in b&w p. 72, listed as "The Rug" and incorrectly from 1979
Corbett, William. Philip Guston's Late Work: A Memoir. Boston: Zoland Books, 1994, mentioned in text pp. 57 and 58, not illus.
Elderfield, John, and Ann Temkin. Against the Grain: Contemporary Art from the Edward R. Broida Collection. Exh. cat. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2006, Interview with Edward Broida by Ann Temkin, illus. in color Fig. 1, p. 24
Selections from the Collection of Edward R. Broida. Exh. cat. Washington D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2006, illus. in color on cover, unnumbered brochure
Bartel, Jordan. "Modern Thought, Art with an Introspective Bent." b (Baltimore), February 5, 2009, p. 16, illus. in color p. 16
Richard, Paul. "Ascents & Sensibility: National Gallery Showcases Philip Guston's Rich Canvases in Its Bright and Airy Tower." Washington Post, March 7, 2009, section Style, pp. C1–C2, illus. in color p. C1, mentioned in text p. C2
East Building Highlights. Brochure. National Gallery of Art, Spring/Summer 2009. 
Cooper, Harry, Mark Godfrey, Alison de Lima Greene, and Kate Nesin. Philip Guston Now. Exh. cat. Washington D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2020, illus. in color Plate 151 p. 147 and mentioned in text pp. 3, 4 and 201
Lucie-Smith, Edward. World of Art: Movements in Art Since 1945. 4th ed. New York: Thames & Hudson, 2020, illus. in color p. 185 and mentioned in text p. 184, listed incorrectly as being from 1979
Storr, Robert. Philip Guston: A Life Spent Painting. London: Laurence King Publishing, 2020, illus. in color p. 333 as part of an installation photo and mentioned in text p. 190
Whyte, Murray. "The MFA recast artist Philip Guston amid a nationwide racial reckoning -- here's the result." Boston Globe, April 28, 2022. Online, mentioned in text, not illus.
Plagens, Peter. "Review: 'Philip Guston Now,' at Last." Wall Street Journal, April 30, 2022. Online, illus. in color as part of an installation photo
Whyte, Murray. "Guston show gives new entry points--and exits." Boston Globe, May 1, 2022, pp. N1, N2, mentioned in text, not illus.
Plagens, Peter. "In Boston, 'Philip Guston Now,' at Last." Wall Street Journal, May 2, 2022, p. A13, illus. in color as part of an installation photo
Hoffman, A.R. "Guston: A Genius Beyond Controversy." New York Sun, May 7, 2022. Online, mentioned in text, not illus.
Schwartz, Penny. "After 2-year delay, Philip Guston art exhibit explores his Jewish identity — under cloud of controversy." Jewish Telegraphic Agency, May 11, 2022. Online
, mentioned in text, not illus.
Bowen, Jared. 'Philip Guston Now' portrays art of controversial and confrontational painter. Washington D.C.: PBS News Hour, May 12, 2022. Video, illus. in color as part of an installation photo