Morris Graves Works Online
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Original works by Morris Graves available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, Oregon
Not much online when last checked, but the museum has a large collection of paintings and drawings by Graves
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
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Morris Graves at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
10 works online
Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Winter Bouquet No. 2 (Hellebore Flower)
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland NEW!
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa
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!
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Little Spirit Bird
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Raven in Moonlight, 1943
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Seattle Art Museum
The Huntington Library, California
University of Mississippi Museum, Oxford
Each Time You Carry Me This Way, ink and graphite drawing, 1958
University of Mississippi Museum, Oxford
Gander, ink drawing, 1955
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
California State University WorldImages DatabaseArticles and Reference Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Morris Graves
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
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
artcritical, the online magazine of art and ideas
Morris Graves at Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The New York Observer
"Mystic Morris Graves: His Birds, Flowers Have Painterly Weight", article by Hilton Kramer
"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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Morris Graves: Flower Paintings
Morris Graves: The Early Works