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Oscar Bluemner: Morning Light, 1912-16
Photograph by Sharon Mollerus, Creative Commons licensed



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Oscar Bluemner

[German-born American Painter, 1867-1938]

• Also known as:  Oscar Florianus Bluemner
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Original works by Oscar Bluemner available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Many works online

Notable SiteOscar Bluemner at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston

Notable SiteOscar Bluemner at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Study for a Painting, 1929

Notable SiteThe Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
2 works online

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Amon Carter Museum, Texas
Blue Day

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Loving Moon, watercolor, 1927

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
The Poor Farm

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Massachusetts
Untitled, 1930

Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Hunter Museum of American Art, Tennessee
Form and Light, Motif in West New Jersey (Beattiestown), 1914

Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Triad Brilliant, Passaic River Hills, 1932

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Campo S. Trovaso

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Oscar Bluemner at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Oscar Bluemner at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
Study: The Dance of Factory Life

Oscar Bluemner at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.

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)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

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(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteOscar Bluemner in the Artchive

Notable SiteOscar Bluemner at The Athenaeum

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  


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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

The New York Observer
"Painter Bluemner Defeated By History And Styles of Times", article by Hilton Kramer

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