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Franz Kline

[American Abstract Expressionist Painter, 1910-1962]

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Original works by Franz Kline available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
4 works online

Notable SiteFranz Kline at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
6 works online when last checked

Notable SiteFranz Kline at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
2 works by Franz Kline

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Untitled, drawing

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Poem, 1960

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Untitled-'55, brush and black ink, 1955

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Untitled, ink

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Untitled, ca.1957

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
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Franz Kline in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Museo d'Arte della Città di Ravenna, Italy
Untitled (Scroll down to the bottom of the page)

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Orange Outline, 1955

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Franz Kline at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Tate Gallery, London, UK

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Untitled, 1955

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Art Market:
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteFranz Kline in the Artchive

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

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The Ballantine, 1958-60

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USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Repository of Abstract Art
4 works

UBS Financial Services Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Franz Kline  
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Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

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

Artnet Magazine
Black and White, 1954

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

The Art Story

Time Magazine
"Energy in Black and White", 1986 article by Robert Hughes

Time Magazine
"The Man Who Painted IMPACT", 1995 article by Robert Hughes

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