Gaston Lachaise art links
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[French-born American Sculptor, 1882-1935]
Gaston Lachaise Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Gaston Lachaise at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
2 works online
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
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)
Charleston, the country home of the Bloomsbury Group, East Sussex, England
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
2 works online
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!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
21 works listed, some of which can be magnified
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas
Gaston Lachaise at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Hart Crane, drawing, ca.1923
New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
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)
California State University WorldImages DatabaseMiscellaneous Sites:
Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project
Standing Woman (Heroic Woman)
PBase Photo Sharing
(Tip: Set the image size to "original" to see photos at their highest resolution)
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Chris Miller's Gallery of Figure Sculpture of the 20th CenturyArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Gaston Lachaise
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
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.