Victor Hugo Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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Original works by Victor Hugo available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
One photograph by Victor Hugo and several by his son, François-Victor Hugo
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Bibliotheque Nationale de France (in French)
Online exhibition: "Victor Hugo, l'homme océan"
Jersey Heritage Trust, UK
Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "H"
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist SignaturesPictures from Image Archives:
Scroll down to signature 179
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)
Victor Hugo at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Rocbo Culture (in French) Articles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Victor Hugo
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
"Sublime Windbag", 1998 article by Robert Hughes