Edward M. Bannister Works Online
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Original works by Edward M. Bannister available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Howard University Art Collection, Washington D.C.Art Market:
Edward M. Bannister at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Moonlight Marine, 1885
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)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
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Edward M. Bannister at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.Articles and Reference Sites:
Papers of African American Artists (see the links at right)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum) Multimedia:
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"1879 Edward Mitchell Bannister Oil Painting"