Back to Collection: Philip Guston's Travels
Children are playfighting in a dilapidated urban landscape.
Guston described this painting as his first mature easel painting, created in Iowa City after taking a teaching position at the University of Iowa.
Oil on canvas
Philip Guston, “Martial Memory,” WUSTL Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed February 21, 2019, http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/items/show/14357.