Greenberg, Clement.  de Kooning, 1935-53.  

Exh. cat.

  Boston:  School of the Museum of Fine Arts,  1953.

Hess, Thomas B.  Willem de Kooning.  

The Great American Artists Series.

  New York:  George Braziller,  1959.

Ashton, Dore, and Willem de Kooning.  Willem de Kooning.  

Exh. cat.

  Northampton:  Smith College Museum of Art,  1965.

de Kooning Drawings.  

With a statement by Willem de Kooning.

  New York:  Walker & Company for M. Knoedler & Co.,  1967.

Drudi, Gabriella.  Willem de Kooning.  Milan:  Fratelli Fabbri Editori,  1972.

Hess, Thomas B.  Willem de Kooning Drawings.  Greenwich:  New York Graphic Society,  1972.

Rosenberg, Harold.  Willem de Kooning.  

With statements by and interview with Willem de Kooning.

  New York:  Harry N. Abrams, Inc.,  1973.

Waldman, Diane.  Willem de Kooning in East Hampton.  

Exh. cat.

  New York:  The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation,  1978.

Willem de Kooning: Pittsburgh International Series.  

With preface by Leon Anthony Arkus, selected writings by Willem de Kooning, and reprint of interview with de Kooning by Harold Rosenberg.


Exh. cat.

  Pittsburgh:  Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute,  1979.

Cummings, Paul, Jörn Merkert, and Claire Stoullig.  Willem de Kooning: Drawings, Paintings, Sculpture.  

Exh. cat.


New York:  Whitney Museum of American Art, 1983;  Munich:  Akademie der Kunste, 1984.  Published in English and German.

Gaugh, Harry F.  Willem de Kooning.  

Modern Masters Series, vol. 2.

  New York:  Abbeville Press,  1983.

Willem de Kooning: The North Atlantic Light, 1960-1983.  

Texts by Edy de Wilde and Carter Ratcliff, selected writings by Willem de Kooning, and interview with Willem de Kooning by Harold Rosenberg.


Exh. cat.

  Amsterdam:  Stedelijk Museum,  1983.

Stoullig, Claire, and Catherine Bompuis.  Willem de Kooning.  

With texts by Robert Rosenblum, Yves Michaud, Louis Marin, and Thomas B. Hess.


Exh. cat.

  Paris:  Centre Georges Pompidou,  1984.

Yard, Sally.  Willem de Kooning: The First Twenty-Six Years in New York.  

Published PhD dissertation, Princeton University.

  New York:  Garland Publishing,  1986.

Waldman, Diane.  Willem de Kooning.  New York:  Harry N. Abrams, Inc.,  1988.

Graham, Lanier.  The Prints of Willem de Kooning: A Catalogue Raisonné 1957-1971.  Paris:  Baudoin Lebon,  1991.

Sichère, Marie-Anne, ed.  Écrits et propos: Willem de Kooning.  Paris:  Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts,  1992.

Zilczer, Judith.  Willem de Kooning from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection.  

With contributions by Lynne Cooke and Susan Lake.


Exh. cat.

  Washington, DC:  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with Rizzoli International Publications, New York,  1993.

Prather, Marla.  Willem de Kooning: Paintings.  

With essays by David Sylvester and Richard Shiff.


Exh. cat.

  Washington, DC:  National Gallery of Art,  1994.

Stone, Allan.  Willem de Kooning: Liquefying Cubism.  

Exh. cat.

  New York:  Allan Stone Gallery,  1994.

Garrels, Gary, and Robert Storr.  Willem de Kooning: The Late Paintings, the 1980s.  

Exh. cat.

  San Francisco:  

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art;  Minneapolis:  Walker Art Center,  1995.

Forge, Andrew, David Sylvester, and William Tucker.  Willem de Kooning: Sculpture.  

Exh. cat.

  New York:  Matthew Marks Gallery,  1996.

Wolfe, Judith L.  The Young Willem de Kooning: Early Life, Training and Work, 1904-1926 Volume I.  

PhD dissertation, City University of New York,


Shiff, Richard.  Willem de Kooning: Paintings, 1983-84.  

Exh. cat.

  New York:  Matthew Marks Gallery and Mitchell-Innes & Nash,  1997.

Yard, Sally.  Willem de Kooning.  Barcelona:  Ediciones Polígrafa, 1997.  

English edition published by Rizzoli International Publications, New York.  Dutch edition published by Librero, Hedel, The Netherlands.

Kertess, Klaus.  Willem de Kooning: In Process.  

Exh. cat.

  Fort Lauderdale:  Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale,  2000.

Lieber, Edvard.  Willem de Kooning: Reflections in the Studio.  New York:  Harry N. Abrams, Inc.,  2000.

Stevens, Mark, and Annalyn Swan.  de Kooning: An American Master.  New York:  Alfred A. Knopf,  2004.

Pissarro, Joachim.  Willem de Kooning: 1981-1986.  

With essays by Mark Stevens, Annalyn Swan, Jill Weinberg Adams, Tom Ferrara, and Ed McCormack.


Exh. cat.

  New York:  L&M Arts,  2007.

Lake, Susan F.  Willem de Kooning: The Artist's Materials.  Los Angeles:  The Getty Conservation Institute,  2010.

Elderfield, John.  de Kooning: A Retrospective.  

With contributions by Lauren Mahony, Jennifer Field, Delphine Huisinga, Jim Coddington, and Susan Lake.


Exh. cat.

  New York:  The Museum of Modern Art,  2011.

Shiff, Richard.  Between Sense and de Kooning.  London:  Reaktion Books,  2011.

Zilczer, Judith.  A Way of Living: The Art of Willem de Kooning.  London:  Phaidon,  2014; reprint, London: Phaidon, 2017.