Meaning of de Kooning, Willem in English:

de Kooning, Willem

Pronunciation /də ˈkuːnɪŋ/

proper noun

  • (1904–97), Dutch-born US painter, a leading exponent of abstract expressionism. He usually retained figurative elements in his work, either represented or merely hinted at, as in Painting (1948). The female form became a central theme in his later work, notably in the Women series (1950–53).