Catalogue Raisonné


Language I, 1973
Oil on panel
48 x 60 in.
121.9 x 152.4 cm
Signed front lower left: P.G.; inscribed on reverse: PHILIP GUSTON/ "LANGUAGE I" [underlined] 1973/ OIL ON PANEL/ 48 x 60
Collection Unknown
Private Collection
Private Collection, London
Auction: Sotheby's benefit auction for Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, July 1, 1987, Lot 768
Musa Guston and Musa Mayer
Gertrude Kasle Gallery, Detroit, MI, "Philip Guston", November 09, 1974 - December 12, 1974 
Asher/Faure, Los Angeles, CA, "Paintings by Philip Guston", May 22, 1982 - June 19, 1982 
Philip Guston & The Poets. Exh. cat. Essay by Kosme de Barañano. Hauser & Wirth, 2017, mentioned in text p. 79, not illus.
Hendrickson, V.L. "Christie's to Auction Jeremy Lancaster Collection During Frieze Week London." Penta (New York), July 29, 2019. Online, illus. in color and mentioned in text
Heardman, Adam. "Banksy, Basquiat, and Broken Records: Individual Highs Inside the Frieze Week Feedback Loop." Mutual Art, October 7, 2019. Online, illus. in color and mentioned in text
The Jeremy Lancaster Collection. London: Christie's. Auction cat. October 1, 2019, illus. in color on front cover, p. 82 and details illus. in color pp. 85, 87 and 124