lower right, far right panel: de Kooning '40
Commissioned 1940; installed the same year in Norfolk, Virginia, on the American President Lines ship U.S.S. President Jackson; ship lent 1942 and later sold to the U.S. Navy as a troop carrier; U.S. Navy Reserve Fleet, Suisun Bay, Benicia, California; U.S. Maritime Commission, Department of Commerce; transferred 1971 to NGA.
Associated NamesMaritime Administration, U.S. Dept. of Commerce
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 189, repro.
- American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 220, repro.