David Johnson Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
David Johnson at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
(Undocumented Feature: In many cases the raw JPG image is much larger than displayed on the screen)
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
3 works online
Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown, New York
West Point From Fort Putnam, 1867
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Long Island Museum of American Art, History and Carriages, Stony Brook, New York
(Click on the object number for the artwork title & other information)
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Portrait of Lafayette, 1854
Orlando Museum of Art, Florida
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Natural Bridge, 1860
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, New York
Sunset in New Rochelle
Tacoma Art Museum, Washington
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
Last Load at Dunkirk, New York, ca.1880
The Huntington Library, California
USC Fisher Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Up the Hudson to West Point, 1858
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
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)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
David Johnson at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
David Johnson at The Athenaeum
50 works online by Johnson
Additional Image Search Tools:
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White Mountain Art and ArtistsArticles and Reference Sites:
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum) Multimedia:
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"David Johnson Painting, ca.1885"