Alexander Archipenko art links
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[Ukrainian Cubist Sculptor, 1887-1964]
Alexander Archipenko Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Alexander Archipenko at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Seated Female Nude, ca.1929
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
3 works online
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Drawings collection online
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice NEW!
Alexander Archipenko at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Städel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
2 works online
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Two Figures, from Dreizehn Steinzeichnangen
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Nude Study, red and blue crayon, ca.1921
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Chi-Mei Museum, Taiwan (in Chinese)
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
Struggle (La Lutte)
Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Palm Springs Desert Museum, California
Flat Torso, 1915
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Portland Museum of Art, Maine
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Antonio Art League Museum, Texas
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Sarcophagus of Angelica
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
Woman with a Fan, 1914
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
Torso in Space, 1952
Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba
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)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Wikimedia Commons Image Database Miscellaneous Sites:
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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Archipenko FoundationArticles and Reference Sites:
Kubisme (Cubism) (in Dutch)
Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Alexander Archipenko
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
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
The New York Observer
"Forgotten Archipenko Gets His Overdue Show", article by Hilton Kramer