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[Swiss Abstract Painter, 1909-2015]
Hans Erni Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Hans Erni (in German) Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!Art Market:
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Hans Erni at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina
Note that the JPG image is displayed smaller than its actual size
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide
(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)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
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Additional Image Search Tools:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
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