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Sanford Robinson Gifford

[American Hudson River School Painter, 1823-1880]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
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Original works by Sanford Robinson Gifford available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteSanford Robinson Gifford at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Kaaterskill Falls, 1871

Notable SiteSanford Robinson Gifford at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  
Hudson River School Visions: The Landscapes of Sanford R. Gifford

Notable SiteSanford Robinson Gifford at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteSanford Robinson Gifford at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Siout, Egypt, 1874

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Amon Carter Museum, Texas
The View from Eagle Rock, New Jersey

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
2 works online

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Utah

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Chazen Museum of Art at the University of Wisconsin
Mount Washington from the Saco River: A Sketch, ca.1858

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Colby College Museum of Art, Maine
Marshes of the Hudson, 1878

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Ruins of the Parthenon

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Torre dei Schiavi, Roman Campagna

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York
Sunset over New York Bay, 1878

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Rocks at Porcupine Island Near Mount Desert, 1864

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Selections from a recent exhibition: "Under Cover: Artists' Sketchbooks"

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Sanford Robinson Gifford in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Museum of the City of New York
Coney Island, ca.1862-65

New-York Historical Society
2 paintings online

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
A Sketch at Mount Desert, Maine, 1864

Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Long Branch Beach (Summer Day on the New Jersey Coast), 1867

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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A Coming Storm

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, New York
A Lake Twilight, 1861

Seattle Art Museum

Sanford Robinson Gifford at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Sanford Robinson Gifford at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.

Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas
Morning in the Adirondacks

Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, Vermont
The View from South Mountain in the Catskills

Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago
Hunter Mountain, Twilight, 1866
Morning in the Hudson, Haverstraw Bay, 1866

The Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee
Autumn in the Catskills, 1871
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Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
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Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania

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)

Art Market:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteSanford Robinson Gifford in the Art Renewal Center
33 works online

Notable SiteCGFA  

Notable SiteThe Athenaeum  
149 works online by Gifford

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Miscellaneous Sites:
White Mountain Art and Artists

Why We Think Nature is Beautiful
Illustrated article by Eugene C. Hargrove

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

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
The View from Eagle Rock, New Jersey, 1862

"Sanford R. Gifford and the Hudson River School"

Resource Library Magazine

Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
The Sanford Robinson Gifford papers online

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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