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Wifredo Lam

[Cuban-born French Painter, 1902-1982]

• Also known as:  Wilfredo Lam
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Original works by Wifredo Lam available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City

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

Notable SiteWifredo Lam at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Les Yeux de la grille, 1942

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History

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

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Art Collection of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango, Colombia

Caixa Galicia Foundation, Vigo, Spain (in Spanish)  
(Works are shown at the right, under "Obras")

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Wifredo Lam in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Musée d'Unterlinden, Colmar, France (mostly in French)  
L'attendu, 1942

Museo Patio Herreriano de Valladolid, Spain (in Spanish)  

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Les enfants sans âme, 1964

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
The Casting of the Spell, 1956

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Menil Collection, Texas
Arpas cardinales, also titled Les visiteurs [Nénomita]

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Woman, Bust-length, ca.1939

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:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Arte Latinoamericano
La Mañana Verde, 1943
La Vielle, 1959

The Art of Roberto Matta
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Articles and Reference Sites:
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
Biographical info

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

Time Magazine
"Taking Back his Own Gods", 1993 article by Robert Hughes

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