James Brooks Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
James Brooks at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
3 works by or related to the artist
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
(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)
Additional Image Search Tools:Miscellaneous Sites:
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Artnet Artist Works Catalogues Articles and Reference Sites:
Repository of Abstract Art
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
James Brooks at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1965 interview from the Oral History project