Per Kirkeby Works Online
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Original works by Per Kirkeby available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings 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!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
30 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
Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark
After the Deposition, 1988
Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Holz IV (Wood IV), 1994
Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Castello di Rivoli Museum of Contemporary Art, Torino, Italy
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands
Malmö Konsthall, Sweden
Museumslandschaft Hessen, Germany (in German)
Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
5 works online
Serralves Foundation Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal
Click "K" for "Kirkeby"
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Danish Museums Online (in Danish)
(You can switch to English by going to the very top of the site, but the viewable works are much fewer)
(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)
Wikimedia Commons Image Database Articles and Reference Sites:
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
Mondo Mostre, Milan (in Italian)
Scroll down for a work from a 2007 exhibition
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Per Kirkeby's landscapes at Tate Modern cover the same ground", 2009 review by Adrian Searle
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Per Kirkeby: Paintings and Drawings