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Poster for October 1956 exhibition "Recent Paintings by 7 Americans" at Sidney Janis Gallery. Phillip Guston altered the poster adding Motherwell's name as the eighth artist on his joining the Janis Gallery that month.
August 11, 1956

Jackson Pollock dies in a car accident in Springs, Long Island. In the weeks that follow Motherwell paints Monument to Jackson Pollock (W24).