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Elaine Fried de Kooning

[American Abstract Expressionist Painter, 1918-1989]

• Also known as:  Elaine De Kooning
• Relationships: Wife of Willem de Kooning.
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Original works by Elaine Fried de Kooning available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
Juarez, 1958

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteElaine Fried de Kooning at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Akron Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
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Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Huge .jpg image of Veronica, 1960

Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Veronica, 1960

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Fairfield Porter, 1954

Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University

Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
Portrait of Joe Montgomery, 1978

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

Elaine Fried de Kooning at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Several works from the Rebels: Painters and Poets of the 1950s exhibit

Elaine Fried de Kooning at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Harold Rosenberg
Ornette Coleman

Tampa Museum of Art, Florida
Volcanic Lake, El Salvador, 1968

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

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Miscellaneous Sites:
American Eagle Fine Art - selection of sold paintings
Summer Afternoon, 1970

American Eagle Fine Art - selection of sold paintings
Study for Summer Afternoon, 1957

Crown Point Press

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Photograph of the artist by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Elaine Fried de Kooning  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Elaine Fried de Kooning at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1981 interview from the Oral History project

The Art Story

The New York Observer
"Elaine de Kooning's Ode to a Vanished New York", article by Hilton Kramer

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Elaine and Bill


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