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Maurice Denis

[French Nabi Painter, 1870-1943]

• Relationships: Denis' students included Roger de la Fresnaye, Eugene Berman and Tamara de Lempicka.
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Original works by Maurice Denis available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteMaurice Denis at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
La Depeche de Toulouse, 1892

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
18 works by Denis

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Many works on paper online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris

Notable SiteMusée Maurice Denis, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France (in French)  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Landscape with Hooded Man

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
Hommage à Cézanne, 1900
Maternité à la fenêtre (au Pouldu), 1899

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Mother and Child, lithograph

Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "D"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

MacKenzie Art Gallery, Saskatchewan

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
3 works online

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Orpheus and Eurydice, 1910

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Pont-Aven, France (in French)  
Feux de la Saint-Jean à Loctudy, 1895

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Quimper, France (in French)  

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Etude pour la mère au corsage noir

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Maternité aux manchettes de dentelle, 1895

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
Afternoon in the Woods, 1900

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Attitudes are easy and chaste

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Young Girl with a Hen, 1890

National Museums Liverpool, UK
Rocher du Skevel

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Amour - Nos âmes en des gestes lents, 1898

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
The Two Sisters, 1891

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Die roséfarbene Kirche - Tilloloy, 1921

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
Le Reflet dans la Fontaine

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 SiteMaurice Denis at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteMaurice Denis at The Athenaeum
27 works online

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Maurice Denis at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

University of Leipzig, Germany

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Art of the First World War


Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Maurice Denis  
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.

"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.            
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Beyond the Easel: Decorative Painting by Bonnard, Vuillard, Denis, and Roussel


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