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James E. Buttersworth

[American Painter, 1817-1894]

• Also known as:  James Edward Buttersworth
• Relationships: Son of Thomas Buttersworth.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Maritime Art.
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Original works by James E. Buttersworth available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, Connecticut
Info about a 2009 exhibition: Illuminating the Sea: The Marine Paintings of James E. Buttersworth

Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit, Massachusetts
2 paintings online

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
The Puritan and the Genesta, ca.1885

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
'Fleetwing' Loses Six Men Overboard During the Transatlantic Race
The Clipper Ship 'Flying Cloud' off the Needles, Isle of Wight

Peabody Essex Museum, Massachusetts
2 works online (row 2/image 2; row 2/image 4). Click on the little "i" on the detail images to bring up information about the works.

Peabody Essex Museum, Massachusetts

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

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
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteJames E. Buttersworth at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJames E. Buttersworth at The Athenaeum  
85 works online by Buttersworth

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Yacht Race in New York

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

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
2 paintings online

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
5 paintings online

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
"Fine Art as an Investment: James Edward Buttersworth" (2006)

Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
Oil painting attributed to James E. Buttersworth

Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"J.E. Buttersworth Painting"

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