Paul McCartney's new album displays the musician's own paintings
Paul McCartney and the artist Willem de Kooning. 1983. East Hampton. Photo by Linda McCartney.
"I thought it looked like a purple mountain," McCartney said later, "he thought it looked like a couch! But the fact that he said it didn’t matter what it was just freed me." That way, Willem de Kooning helped Paul McCartney to conquer his old block.
- Paul McCartney. Ancient Connections. 1994
- Paul McCartney. Twin Freaks. 1990