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Image 01: Park Street Church, Boston

Park Street Church, Boston, c. 1924. Oil on canvas-board. 16 x 12 inches. The Whistler House Museum of Art, Lowell Art Association, Inc. (est. 1878), Gift of Katherine O'Donnell Murphy. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 02: Pears, Peaches, and Pitcher

Pears, Peaches, and Pitcher, c.1928. Oil on canvas. 17 ¼ x 23 5/8 in. Private Collection. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 03: Still Life

Still Life, c. 1930-31. Oil on canvas, 38 ½ x 50 3/8 in. Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA, Bequest of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 04: The Artist and His Mother

The Artist and His Mother, c.1926-36, oil on canvas, 60 x 50 inches, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Gift of Julien Levy for Maro and Natasha Gorky in memory of their father. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 05: Woman with Palette

Woman with Palette, c. 1928. Oil on canvas 53 ½ x 37 ½ in. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Purchased with funds (by exchange) from the bequest of Henrietta Myers Miller and with proceeds from the sale of other deaccessioned works of art © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 06: Self-Portrait

Self-Portrait, c. 1937. 139.7 x 60.6 cm. Oil on canvas 55 x 23 7/8 in. Private Collection, on loan to the National Gallery of Art, Washington. Image courtesy of the Board of Trustees, National Gallery of Art, Washington. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 07: Organization

Organization, c. 1933-36, Oil on canvas, 49 ¾ x 60 in. National Gallery of Art, Washington, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund 1979. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 08: Mechanics of Flying

Mechanics of Flying, from Aviation: Evolution of Forms under Aerodynamic Limit. oil on canvas, 111 x 136 1/2 in. Newark Museum, on extended loan from the collection of The Port Authority of NY & NJ. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 09: Waterfall

Waterfall, 1942-43, Oil on canvas, 60 ½ x 44 ½ inches, Tate Modern, London, Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1971. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 10: The Liver is the Cock’s Comb

The Liver is the Cock’s Comb, c. 1943. Oil on canvas 73 ¼ x 98 in. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, Gift of Seymour H. Knox, 1956. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 11: Water of the Flowery Mill

Water of the Flowery Mill. c.1944. Oil on canvas, 42 ¼ x 48 ¾ in. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, George A. Hearn Fund, 1956 © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 12: Painting

Painting, c. 1944. Oil on canvas, 65 ¾ x 70 ¼ in. Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice (Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York). © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 13: Nude

Nude c. 1946. Oil on canvas, 50 1/8 x 38 1/8 in. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966 © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 14: Haikakan Gutan III

Haikakan Gutan III (Armenian Plow III), c. 1947. Wood, 8 1/8 x 28 5/8 x 6 in. Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern) on Deposit at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 15: The Betrothal

The Betrothal, 1947, Oil on canvas, 59 5/8 x 39 ¼ inches, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut; The Katherine Ordway Collection. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 16: Soft Night

Soft Night, c. 1947. Oil, india ink, and conté crayon on canvas, 38 1/8 x 50 1/8 in. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 17: Dark Green Painting

Dark Green Painting, c. 1948. Oil on canvas, 43 3/4 x 55 1/2 inches. Gift (by exchange) of Mr. and Mrs. Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee and R. Sturgis and Marion B. F. Ingersoll, 1995. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 18: The Black Monk

The Black Monk (“Last Painting”) c. 1948, Oil on canvas, 30 ¾ x 39 ¾ in. Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 19: Gorky and his mother

Gorky and his mother, Van city, Turkish Armenia, 1912. Courtesy of Dr. Bruce Berberian.

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Image 20: Gorky at work

Gorky at work on Activities on the Field, his mural for the Newark Airport Administration Building, 1936. New York Federal Art Project Photo, Collection Maro Gorky and Matthew Spender.

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Image 21: Arshile Gorky, New York

Arshile Gorky, New York, mid-1930s, courtesy of Maro Gorky and Matthew Spender.

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Image 22: Agony

Agony, 1947, Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 ½ inches, The Museum of Modern Art, New York; A. Conger Goodyear Fund. © 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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Image 23: Garden in Sochi

Garden in Sochi, 1941, Oil on canvas, 44 ¼ x 62 ¼ inches, The Museum of Modern Art, New York; Purchase Fund and gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wolfgang S. Schwabacher (by exchange).© 2009 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. *please note: this painting may not be used as a cover image in any publication without prior approval.

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