|Modern Science and Contemporary Paintings
Willem de Kooning in his studio with his painting Untitled in May 1962. Scientific analysis of selected de Kooning paintings from the 1960s and 1970s confirmed anecdotal reports that the artist had experimented with paint formulations. This information will assist conservators in improving care for his paintings from this period. Photo: Rudolph Burckhardt. Permission courtesy Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York.