Leonora Carrington art links
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[British-born Mexican Surrealist Painter and Writer, 1917-2011]
Leonora Carrington Works Online
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Original works by Leonora Carrington available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums 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)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
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
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice NEW!
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires (partly in Spanish)
Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
Un pescado vestido, 1977
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
University Art Museum, Albany, New York
Crossing the Threshold: Thirty-Two Women Artists
University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum
Virtual Museum of Canada
Virtual Museum of Canada
La cuna (The Cradle), 1945
(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)
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish) Miscellaneous Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Arte LatinoamericanoArticles and Reference Sites:
Temple of the word, 1954
Museo Virtual del Surrealismo
Temple of the Word
Sidi Bou Said
Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present
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.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
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