William Holbrook Beard Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas Art Market:
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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
William Holbrook Beard at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Susanna and the Elders, 1865
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
So You Wanna Get Married, Eh?, 1886
New-York Historical Society
Self-Portrait in the Tenth Street Studio
The Bear Dance
The Bulls and Bears in the Market, 1879
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, Vermont
Why Puppy Looks Like Grandpa!
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)
William Holbrook Beard at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
William Holbrook Beard at The Athenaeum
17 works online by Beard
William Holbrook Beard at CGFA
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum) Multimedia:
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"William H. Beard Painting"