Michael Ancher Works Online
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Original works by Michael Ancher available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Funen Kunstmuseum, Odense, DenmarkArt Market:
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Hirschsprung Collection, Copenhagen
Portrait of the Artist's Wife, 1884
Oglethorpe University Museum, Georgia
Skagens Museum, Denmark
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Danish Museums Online (in Danish)
(You can switch to English by going to the very top of the site, but the viewable works are much fewer)
Not all works are by the artist
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist SignaturesPictures from Image Archives:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Michael Ancher in the Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Golden Days in Copenhagen Festival (in Danish) Articles and Reference Sites:
The artwork details don't appear clickable, but they are
Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)