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[American Painter, 1879-1956]
Gifford Beal Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums 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)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Gifford Beal at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
6 works online
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
(Undocumented Feature: In many cases the raw JPG image is much larger than displayed on the screen)
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, Connecticut
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York
Autumn on the Hudson, 1940
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
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
Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
The Mall--Central Park, 1913
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
Pulling in the Nets #1, ca.1930
The Swordfisherman, ca.1930
The Art Gallery at the University of Maryland
Kimmit's Lock, ca.1937-38
The Huntington Library, California
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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)
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)
Gifford Beal at The AthenaeumMiscellaneous Sites:
3 works online
California State University WorldImages Database
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MassacusettsArticles and Reference Sites:
Lot #190 in this 2008 fundraising auction was an etching by Gifford Beal
Rockport Art Association, Massachusetts
Wounded Duck, etching, listing from a 2005 auction
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
Phillips Collection Conservators Discover "New" Gifford Beal Painting