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Richard Diebenkorn

[American Abstract Painter, 1922-1993]

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Original works by Richard Diebenkorn 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 SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!
Many works online

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
5 works online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteSan Jose Museum of Art, California
Seated Woman, 1964

Notable SiteRichard Diebenkorn at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteThe Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
8 works online

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Ocean Park No. 24

Academy Art Museum, Maryland

Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Untitled, 1949

Akron Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Study for Woman by a Large Window, drawing

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Woman by a Large Window

Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock
Untitled (Ocean Park Series), 1972

Berkeley Art Museum + Pacific Film Archive, California
Berkeley #4

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, Connecticut

Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, California
Window, 1967

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Ocean Park #83

Crocker Art Museum, California
Flowers, 1957

Hammer Museum, California
Woman Leaning Back in Chair, 1963-64

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Katonah Museum of Art, New York

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Untitled (Ocean Park Series), 1972

Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Works from the Gemini G.E.L. prints online catalogue raisonné

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Albuquerque, 1951

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California
Ocean Park #36, 1970

Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Man and Woman, Seated, 1958

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

San Jose Museum of Art, California
Info about a 2007-08 exhibition: "Diebenkorn in New Mexico: 1950-1952"

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Woman and Checkerboard, 1956

Seavest Collection of Contemporary American Realism
Untitled, charcoal drawing, 1965

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Ocean Park No. 89.5

Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Museum Collections
Lower Colorado #8

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Ocean Park #17, 1968

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Ocean Park No.22, 1969

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
Seated Nude with Table, 1968

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 SiteRichard Diebenkorn at The Artchive

California State University WorldImages Database

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

PBase Photo Sharing
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University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Crown Point Press

Ocean Park Series #49 - with commentary by Sister Wendy Beckett

Repository of Abstract Art
Ocean Park No. 54, 1972

Repository of Abstract Art
Ocean Park No. 114, 1979

Richard Diebenkorn Catalogue Raisonné Project
Brief description of the ongoing project and contact info

UBS Financial Services Art Collection

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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Richard Diebenkorn at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1985 interview from the Oral History project

Tate Gallery, London, UK
Biography only

The Art Story

The New York Observer
"Hail, Richard Diebenkorn! So Heroic, So Underrated", article by Hilton Kramer

The Washington Post

Time Magazine
"A Geometry Bathed in Light", 1982 article by Robert Hughes

Time Magazine
"The Decisive Line of a Master", 1988 article by Robert Hughes

Time Magazine
"God is in the Vectors", 1997 article by Robert Hughes

Time Magazine
"California in Eupeptic Color", 1977 article by Robert Hughes

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Flash presentation of 15 works, including Diebenkorn's View from the Porch, 1959
(click "explore 15 works" when you get past the intro)

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Profiled as part of an overview of 11 of California's most celebrated artists

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Interactive Flash feature on Richard Diebenkorn

"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.
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The Art of Richard Diebenkorn

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Richard Diebenkorn

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Richard Diebenkorn: Revised and Expanded


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Ocean Park 116
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Cityscape I
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Coffee 1959
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Girl Looking at Landscape
Girl Looking at Landscape

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Richard Diebenkorn: Ocean Park #54
Ocean Park #54

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