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[Swiss Designer, 1888-1967]
Johannes Itten Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas 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)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
2 works online when last checked
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Bauhaus-Archiv Museum of Design, Berlin
Description of Itten's preliminary course taught at the Bauhaus school 1919-1922
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Johannes Itten in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
Space Composition, I [Raum Komposition I], 1944
Space Composition, II [Raum Komposition II], 1944
Johannes Itten at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide
(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 186
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Answers.com reference works
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)