Art of the 20th Century


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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.




Autumn Trees, Chestnut Tree


Jack in the Pulpit No 2


Jack in the Pulpit No 3


Jack In The Pulpit No 5


Black Iris No III


Yellow Jonquils # 3


From the Distance


Two Flowers


Red Hills and Bones


Cottonwood Trees in Spring


Dying Tree


Red Tree, Yellow Sky


Red Canna


Black Cross with Red Sky


Black Cross, New Mexico


It Was Pink and Red


Orange and Red Streak


Pelvis Front


Fishhook From Hawaii No. 2


Narcissa's Last Orchid


Pelvis with Shadow and the Moon


White Flower


East River From the Shelton


My Last Door


Banana Flower


Dibujo n. 8


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