Karl Bodmer Works Online
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Original works by Karl Bodmer available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
4 works by Karl Bodmer online
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Drawings collection online
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Amon Carter Museum, Texas
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Foret de fontainbleau
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Pehriska-Ruhpa, Moennitarri Warrior in the Costume of the Dog, 1830s
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
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
12 paintings online
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museum of Nebraska Art at the University of Nebraska
National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Indian Utensils and Arms, ca.1837
Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Université de Liège Collections (in French)
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide
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)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Karl Bodmer at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Karl Bodmer at The Athenaeum
5 works online by Bodmer
Karl Bodmer at CGFA
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
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The Western hero: Visions and RevisionsArticles and Reference Sites:
Chan-Ci-Uid-Teuin (Woman of the Crow Nation)
University of California
Why We Think Nature is Beautiful
Illustrated article by Eugene C. Hargrove
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
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|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 Bodmer's America