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Woman, (1964)

Willem de Kooning, American, b. Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 1904–1997

Oil on vellum mounted on paperboard, mounted on fiberboard, 76 7/8 x 35 3/8 in. (193.8 x 90.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.1208

The artist, East Hampton, New York, 1964, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1964-17 May 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966, CORDIER & EKSTROM, New York (in association with the Public Education Association, New York). "Seven Decades, 1895-1965: Crosscurrents in Modern Art," 26 April-21 May 1966, cat. no. 290, p. 157, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Willem de Kooning from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection," 21 October 1993-9 January 1994, cat. no. 28, p. 203, 217, colorplate 28, p. 118. TOUR: FUNDACIO "LA CAIXA," CENTRE CULTURAL, Barcelona, Spain, 17 February-3 April 1994; HIGH MUSEUM OF ART, Atlanta, Georgia, 13 September-27 November 1994; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Boston, 10 December 1994-19 February 1995; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston, Texas, 19 March-28 May 1995., DAVIS MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA. "Collection in Content: Willem de Kooning's Door Cycle," 12 October 1995-26 February 1996, cat. no. 5. TOUR: WHITNEY MUSEUM OF ART, New York, 14 March-26 May 1996, cat., ill., HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Masterworks from the Hirshhorn Collection," 9 June 2016-6 August 2017, no cat., HESS, THOMAS B. "De Kooning's New Women," Art News 64 (March 1965), ill. p. 36, SUFFIELD, LAURA. "De Kooning at the Hirshhorn," The Art Newspaper 32 (November 1993): p. 10., GRASSO, SEBASTIANO. "Espressionismo Astratto," Corriere della Sera (13 March 1994): p. 26., VENDRELL, RAMON. "De Kooning solo visita Barcelona," A Barna 7 (February 1994): p. 9., ELDERFIELD, JOHN, et al. de Kooning: A Retrospective (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2011), fig. 12, p. 362.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)