Arshile Gorky. Argula. 1938

Arshile Gorky



Oil on canvas
15 x 24" (38.1 x 61 cm)
Gift of Bernard Davis
Object number
© 2016 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Arshile Gorky has 19 works online.
There are 2,309 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
The artist, 1938 - 1941
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from the artist with funds provided by Bernard Davis, 1941

If you have any questions or information to provide about the listed works, please e-mail or write to:

Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019

Licensing of MoMA images and videos is handled by Art Resource (North America) and Scala Archives (all other geographic locations). All requests should be addressed directly to those agencies, which supply high-resolution digital image files provided to them directly by the Museum.

Requests for permission to reprint text from MoMA publications should be addressed to

This record is a work in progress. If you have additional information or spotted an error, please send feedback to