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William Morris Hunt

[American Barbizon School/Tonalist Painter, 1824-1879]

• Relationships: Studied under Thomas Couture.
Hunt's students included John La Farge and Elizabeth Duveneck.
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    William Morris Hunt Works Online    
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Original works by William Morris Hunt available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteWilliam Morris Hunt at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
The Ball Players, 1871

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Sculpture collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteWilliam Morris Hunt at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Akron Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
The Rapids, Sister Island, Niagara, 1878

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Compositional Study for 'Discoverer' Mural, charcoal

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Portrait of a Young Girl, ca.1875

Harn Museum at the University of Florida, Gainesville
Florida Landscape, 1875

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!

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio

Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago   NEW!
untitled (head study)

The Huntington Library, California

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections

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:
(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 SiteWilliam Morris Hunt at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteWilliam Morris Hunt at The Athenaeum  
10 works online by Hunt

Notable SiteWilliam Morris Hunt in the Web Gallery of Art  

California State University WorldImages Database  

William Morris Hunt at CGFA  

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

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on William Morris Hunt  
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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.

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
"Art Focus: The Influence of Wiliam Morris Hunt" (2008)

Books and Posters
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