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Georgia
O’Keeffe






 

Georgia O’Keeffe
 

(b Sun Prairie, WI, 15 Nov 1887; d Santa Fe, NM, 6 March 1986).

American painter and draughtsman. She decided to become an artist when she was 12. From 1905 to 1906 she attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 1907 she went to New York to study oil, pastel and watercolour painting at the Art Students League. She worked there for a year with William Merritt Chase and won the Chase Still Life Scholarship. In 1908 she saw the first American exhibitions of the work of Auguste Rodin (watercolours) and of Henri Matisse at the Little Galleries of the Photo-Secession, known as 291, run by Alfred Stieglitz.

 
 

 

 


The Lawrence Tree
1929


 



Poppies


 


Pattern of Leaves
1923


 


Purple Petunias




 


Waterfall No III, Iao Valley


 


Cow's Skull With Calico Roses


 


Single Lily with Red


 


Red Hills, Lake George
1927


 


Yellow Calla


 


Horse's skull with white rose


 


Summer Days


 


Light Iris
1924


 


White Trumpet Flower


 


Ranchos Church Taos, New Mexico


 


Red Hill and White Shell


 


Gray Hills


 


Morning Glory with Black


 


Pansy


 


Yellow Cactus Flowers


 


Jimson Weed


 


Red Amarylis


 


Two Jimson Weeds


 


The Mountain, New Mexico


 


From the Faraway Nearby


 


Pink Moon and Blue Lines


 


Series I, no 1
1918


 


 Series I, Number 8
1919


 


Purple Petunias


 


Blue Abstraction


 


Open Clam Shell
1926


 


Tan Clam with Seaweed
1926

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