Henry Darger Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of ChicagoArt Market:
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
1 work online when last checked
Henry Darger at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
At Jullio Calleo
American Folk Art Museum, New York City
At 5 Norma Caherine, But Are Retaken (the last thumbnail on the page)
Lille Metropole Musee d'Art Moderne, France (in French)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!Miscellaneous Sites:
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In the Realms of the UnrealArticles and Reference Sites:
Home page for a recent documentary film on the artist
Realm of the Unreal: A Page About Henry Darger
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
Article about the artist in the context of a 2000 exhibition
"Every Man for Himself"
Interesting Ideas: Outsider Art, Roadside Art, Eccentric Culture
Discussion on Darger and two recent books on the artist
Raw Vision Magazine
Excerpt from art article on Henry Darger
Review of Henry Darger: In the Realms of the Unreal
"Thank Heaven for Little Girls: The lubricious fantasies of Henry Darger"
The New Yorker
"Folks", 2002 article by Peter Schjeldahl
The Village Voice
"Lord of the Lolitas", 2001 article by Jerry Saltz
"A Life of Bizarre Obsession", 1997 article by Robert Hughes