Untitled

(1948)

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

Ink on paper, 9 3/8 x 8 7/16 in. (23.7 x 21.4 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.1195

Provenance:
The artist, New York, from 1948
Clement Greenberg, New York, from 1948-19 July 1963 (gift of the artist)
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 19 July 1963-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. 20th Century Master Drawings, 6 November 1963-5 January 1964, cat. no. 64, plate 42. TOUR: UNIVERSITY GALLERY, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 3 February-15 March 1964; FOGG ART MUSEUM, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 6 April-24 May 1964.
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. 7, p. 199, 216, colorplate 7, p. 68. 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.
ARNOLFINI, Bristol, England. Starting at Zero: Black Mountain College 1933-57, 5 November 2005-15 January 2006, ill. p. 94. TOUR: KETTLES YARD, Cambridge, England, 28 January-2 April.

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

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