Ernst Barlach Works Online
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Original works by Ernst Barlach available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Many works online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Many works online
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Avenger, 1914
Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
The Singing Man
Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
The Rock (Die Felsen), 1920/21
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
2 works by or related to the artist
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
Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "B"
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Illustration for Goethe's "Walpurgisnacht"
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Steininger Weg, 1922
Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna
Pomona College Museum of Art, California
Click on "View objects by this artist"
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Das Schlimme Jahr, 1937 (The Terrible Year, 1937)
(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:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
California State University WorldImages Database
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
PBase Photo Sharing
(Tip: Set the image size to "original" to see photos at their highest resolution)
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Chris Miller's Gallery of Figure Sculpture of the 20th CenturyArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Ernst Barlach
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