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Jules Langsner, Philip Guston, and Reuben Kadish with the mural <em>Inquisition</em> in Mexico

Jules Langsner, Philip Guston, and Reuben Kadish with the mural Inquisition in Mexico

Guston, Philip

Item Information

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 07 cm.

Description: Date based on fact that mural was completed 1934-1935.

The photograph depicts (L-R) Jules Langsner, Philip Guston, Reuben Kadish, and an unidentified man (standing).

The unidentified man has been previously misidentified as Sandy Pollock, based on a note on verso of photograph; and as David Alfaro Siqueiros based on a reproduction of the same photo in: Boime, Al. "Breaking Open the Wall: The Morelia Mural of Guston, Kadish and Langsner." The Burlington Magazine 150, no. 1264 (July 1, 2008): 455. Two separate scholars have contacted the Archives to say this is not Siqueiros.

Note on verso (pen): Jules Langsner with Phil Guston; Rube Kadish; Sandy Pollock + ?; Mexico, 1940? [crossed out]; 1938?

"Sandy Pollock" is crossed out in pencil with pencil note: No according to Jason McCoy.

Creator: Guston, Philip

Forms part of: Jules Langsner papers, circa 1910-1998, bulk, 1950-1967

Digital ID: 11860