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Charles Alston

[African-American Harlem Renaissance Painter and Sculptor, 1907-1977]

• Also known as:  Charles Henry Alston
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Original works by Charles Alston available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Palaver #1, 1946

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

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Presence Africaine

Charles Alston at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
Papers of African American Artists (see the links at right)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Charles Alston at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1965 interview from the Oral History project

Charles Alston at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1968 interview from the Oral History project (with sound clip)

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