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[Romanian-born Israeli Painter, 1929-2010]
Avigdor Arikha Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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Original works by Avigdor Arikha available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
The Square In June (Le Square En Juin), 1983
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
4 works online
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Bibliotheque Nationale de France (in French)
Autoportrait à la bouche ouverte, 1973
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Going Out, 1981
The Jewish Museum, New York City
Nude Self-Portrait, 1980
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
A selection of works from a 2008 exhibition
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish) Articles and Reference Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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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
"Arikha's Elliptical Intensity: With hunger in his eye, an abstract painter goes realist", 1979 article by Robert Hughes
"Feedback from Life", 1973 article by Robert Hughes
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Avigdor Arikha: Recent Work