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Henry Darger

[American Writer and Illustrator, 1892-1973]

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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

Notable SiteHenry Darger at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
After Marcocino
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)  

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)

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteIn the Realms of the Unreal
Home page for a recent documentary film on the artist

Notable SiteRealm of the Unreal: A Page About Henry Darger

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Henry Darger  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Article about the artist in the context of a 2000 exhibition

Frieze Magazine
"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

Salon Magazine
Review of Henry Darger: In the Realms of the Unreal

Slate Magazine
"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

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