|Though he continued to paint into the|
early 1990s, de Kooning's work began to
take on an automatonic quality.
|Montauk III, 1969, Willem de Kooning|
|An untitled de Kooning from 1985, a full 12|
years before his death.
|An untitled de Kooning from 1988.|
By this time, his assistants were starting
to play a large role in his work.