Thomas Doughty Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Thomas Doughty at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
In Nature's Wonderland, 1835
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Thomas Doughty at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
2 works online
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
The Fall Hunter, ca.1852-53
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Harpers Ferry from Below
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown, New York
Lucky Fisherman, 1836
Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina
Gilpin's Mill on the Brandywine
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
Hunter Museum of American Art, Tennessee
Near Little Point, Catskill Mountains, ca.1840
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Maryland State Archives
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, Tennessee
Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
In the Adirondacks, ca.1822-30
The Huntington Library, California
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
Thomas Doughty at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Thomas Doughty at The Athenaeum
29 works online by Doughty
California State University WorldImages Database
Thomas Doughty at CGFA
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
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Why We Think Nature is BeautifulArticles and Reference Sites:
Illustrated article by Eugene C. Hargrove
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