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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.

 
 

 

 


Nude series VIII
1917


 


Nude Series X


 

Nude Series XII


 


Blue and Green Music


 


Special no 5


 


An Orchid


 


The Dark Iris


 


White Sweet Peas


 


White Iris


 


 Black Iris No.2
1936


 


Goat's horn with red


 


Red and Pink Rocks



 


Pelvis Series, Red with Yellow


 


Datura and Pedernal


 


Red Hills and White Flower
1937


 


Cup Of Silver


 


Sky Above Clouds IV


 


From the White Place


 


The Gerald Tree


 


Nature Forms


 


Large Dark Red Leaves on White



 


Jack in the Pulpit No 6


 


Cows Skull on Red


 


Deer's Skull with Pedernal



 


Thigh Bone with Black Stripe


 


East River from the Shelton
1928


 


The Radiator Building at Night


 


New York, Night


 


Night in the City


 


Hotel Shelton no 1


 


The Shelton with Sunspots


 


Street, New York 1
1926

 

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