Ferdinand Hodler art links 


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Ferdinand Hodler: The Chosen One, 1893-94
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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Ferdinand Hodler

[Swiss Art Nouveau Painter, 1853-1918]

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteFerdinand Hodler at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Study for Day, 1898/99

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Lake, 1910-12

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Andey Peak, Arve Valle

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" The Woodcutter

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
The Sacred Hour

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Kunsthaus Zurich
Silvaplanersee, 1907

Kunsthaus Zurich
Der Tag. 2, 1904/06

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "H"

Kunstmuseum Lucerne, Switzerland
Choose the artist from the drop-down list, and click "START"

Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, Switzerland (mostly in German)  
2 works

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
Bildnisskizze Sadik Belig, 1900

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland

Musee Jenisch, Vevey, Switzerland (in French)  
Portrait du Professeur Yung, 1890

Musee Jenisch, Vevey, Switzerland (in French)  
L'Eiger, le M÷nch et la Jungfrau, 1908

Museums of Geneva, Switzerland (in French)  

Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
1 work online

State Museums of Berlin

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid   NEW!
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Portrait einer Frau, 1884-90

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Kopfstudie einer Italienerin, 1910

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)  
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteFerdinand Hodler at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFerdinand Hodler at The Athenaeum  
50 works online by Hodler

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Ferdinand Hodler at ArtMagick

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Ferdinand Hodler at CGFA  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Farbdia Archiv (Color Slide Archive) (in German)  
Thousands of photographs of fresco cycles and wall decorations in churches and other buildings in and around Germany.
Click "Galerie" for a normal overview; click "digilib" to zoom in.

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

Spain Ministry of Education Imagebank (in Spanish)  
Type "Hodler" into the search box & click "Buscar"; the "Descargar" link downloads a high-res image

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Ferdinand Hodler  
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

Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide
A discussion of Hodler's art and a review of a recently published catalogue raisonnÚ

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