Philip Guston

Untitled

1966

Artist
Philip Guston 1913–1980
Medium
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Image: 570 x 765 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the American Fund for the Tate Gallery, courtesy of a private collector 1996
Reference
P11396

Display caption

In the 1960s, Guston began to question his role as an abstract artist. These lithographs were made at a time of transition when figurative elements were beginning to reappear in his work. Marks are repeated and develop across the series, suggesting solid forms and hinting at recognisable shapes.

Gallery label, August 2004

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