Karl Blossfeldt Works Online
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Original works by Karl Blossfeldt available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
7 works online when last checked
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Karl Blossfeldt in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
(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)
Wikimedia Commons Image Database Articles and Reference Sites:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Masters of Photography
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Answers.com reference works
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).
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
"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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Karl Blossfeldt: Working Collages
Art Forms in the Plant World
Natural Art Forms (Dover)
Karl Blossfeldt: The Alphabet of Plants