Robert Frederick Blum art links
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Robert Frederick Blum
[American Painter, 1857-1903]
Robert Frederick Blum Works Online
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
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
Robert Frederick Blum at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
Most but not all of the items shown are by Robert F. Blum
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
5 works online
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Robert Frederick Blum at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
From "Getting the Picture: Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art"
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
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)
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)
Robert Frederick Blum at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Robert Frederick Blum at The Athenaeum
28 works online by Blum
California State University WorldImages Database
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
Flower Market, Tokyo, ca.1892