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George Inness: Indian Summer, 1894
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George Inness

[American Hudson River School/Tonalist Painter, 1825-1894]

• Relationships: Studied under Regis-Francois Gignoux.
Inness' students included Louis Comfort Tiffany.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
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    George Inness Works Online    
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Original works by George Inness available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
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 SiteGeorge Inness at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online

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!
Watercolor collection online

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Delaware Water Gap

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

Notable SiteGeorge Inness at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteThe Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
4 works online

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
7 paintings online

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

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, Missouri

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
The Coming Storm, 1878

Amon Carter Museum, Texas
The Old Apple Tress

Arkell Museum at Canajoharie, New York   NEW!
The Rainbow, 1878

Asheville Art Museum, North Carolina
Evening on the Hudson

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Golden Glow (The Golden Sun), 1894

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Montclair, New Jersey, ca.1889

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

Cedarhurst Center For The Arts, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
Durham, Connecticut, ca.1879 (scroll right to image 19)

Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
Several works online

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
A Walk in the Country - Inness and the Berkshires

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
The Home at Montclair, 1892

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Colby College Museum of Art, Maine
Spirit of Autumn, 1891

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Sunset in the Woods

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Sunrise, 1860
In the White Mountains, 1859

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa

Glencairn Museum, Pennsylvania
Morristown, N.J., 1869

Haggin Museum, California
The Juniata River

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!

Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York
In the Woods, 1880s

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Landscape (Figures in a Field)

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Approaching Storm, 1887

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi

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.)

Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Early Moonrise in Florida

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, Tennessee

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
Landscape with Lake

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey
Slideshow of works from the museum's collection

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida
Early Moonrise, Florida, 1893

Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
Edge of the Woods, ca.1890
Landscape, 1860

New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut
St. Peter's, Rome, 1857

New-York Historical Society
Hackensack Meadows, Sunset, 1859

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
The Coming Storm, 1893

Orlando Museum of Art, Florida
Landscape, Greene County, New York

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
Perugia, ca.1873

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Reading Public Museum, Pennsylvania
The Brook, Montclair

Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
The Storm, 1885

Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California

San Antonio Art League Museum, Texas

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Morning, Catskill Valley, 1894

Seattle Art Museum

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
The Farmhouse

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts

Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio

Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago   NEW!
Summer, Montclair, 1877
Sunset, Etretat, 1892

The Huntington Library, California

The Newark Museum, New Jersey
The Trout Brook, 1891

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

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

Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Stone Pines (Pine Grove, Barberini Villa, Albano Italy, 1874

Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Sunset at Etretat, Normandy, 1875

Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
The Alban Hills, 1873

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)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 SiteGeorge Inness at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteGeorge Inness at The Artchive  

Notable SiteGeorge Inness at The Athenaeum  
Numerous works online by Inness

Notable SiteGeorge Inness in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

California State University WorldImages Database  

George Inness at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

The History Project at U.C. Davis  

University of Michigan Fine Art Slides
The Robbers Cave

University of Michigan Fine Art Slides
Near Milton

University of Michigan Fine Art Slides
Rosy Morning

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Los Angeles Police Department, Art Theft Detail
After the Day's Work

The Fine Arts Conservancy, Florida
Interesting before-and-after examples of artwork restorations
In the Forest, watercolor

Why We Think Nature is Beautiful
Illustrated article by Eugene C. Hargrove

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on George Inness  
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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

American Art Magazine
"George Inness, Henry George, the Single Tax, and the Future Poet"

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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