Samuel Bourne Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Samuel Bourne in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
2 works online
Peabody Essex Museum, Massachusetts
1 photograph online: Andaman Island, Papuans (row 3/image 5). Click on the little "i" on the detail images to bring up information about the works.
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
(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)
5.000 Meisterwerke der Fotografie (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
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