How does a penniless young Dutch stowaway transform into America’s first art superstar? Find out in the latest instalment of 'Paintings on the Wall' about the life and times of painter Willem de Kooning along with Paul's recollections of his friend...

How does a penniless young Dutch stowaway transform into America’s first art superstar? Find out in the latest instalment of 'Paintings on the Wall' about the life and times of painter Willem de Kooning along with Paul's recollections of his friend.

Montauk Highway, 1958  Willem de Kooning  Oil and combined media on heavy paper mounted on canvas  The Netherlands, 1904-1997, active  United States

Montauk Highway, 1958 Willem de Kooning Oil and combined media on heavy paper mounted on canvas The Netherlands, active United States // PROPORTIONS Mais

Woman I by Willem de Kooning, Painted in 1952  When interviewed by a journalist he was asked how he felt about the fact that other painters were copying his work. he said" They don't have to paint the ugly ones."

Willem de Kooning - Woman - 1950 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York De Kooning's abstract expression of both delineated and inchoate femininity, Woman

Willem De Kooning (1904‑1997)  Women Singing II  1966  Medium  Oil on paper laid on canvas  914 x 610 mm   Tate  Presented by the artist through the American Federation of Arts 1970

Willem De Kooning Women Singing II 1966 Medium Oil on paper laid on canvas 914 x 610 mm Tate Presented by the artist through the American Federation of Arts 1970

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