Elaine and Willem DeKooning-endured a long and, at times, very tumultuous marriage. As much as each artist benefited from one another's paintings and teachings, they mutually suffered due to constant infidelities and struggles with alcoholism.
Elaine and Willem de Kooning 1982 | by Jan Lombardi
Montauk Highway, 1958 Willem de Kooning Oil and combined media on heavy paper mounted on canvas The Netherlands, 1904-1997, active United States
Untitled, 1950 Elaine de Kooning was a student and later the wife of Willem de Kooning, Elaine de Kooning was an Abstract Expressionist, Figurative Expressionist painter in the post-World War II era and editorial associate for Art News magazine.