Definitions for de kooningdə ˈku nɪŋ

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  1. de Kooning, Willem de Kooning(noun)

    United States painter (born in the Netherlands) who was a leading American exponent of abstract expressionism (1904-1997)

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  1. Igor Stravinsky:

    I remember being handed a score composed by Mozart at the age of eleven. What could I say I felt like de Kooning, who was asked to comment on a certain abstract painting, and answered in the negative. He was then told it was the work of a celebrated monkey. 'That's different. For a monkey, it's terrific.'

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