Martin Hardie Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!Art Market:
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
(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)
University of Michigan SILS Art Image BrowserMiscellaneous Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
British Council Arts GroupArticles and Reference Sites:
UK Government Art Collection
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Dictionary of Art Historians
Biographical entry with emphasis on the subject's contribution to the art historical research