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[Canadian-born British Camden Town Group Writer and Painter, 1882-1957]
Wyndham Lewis Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!Art Market:
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
The Caliph's design
Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Birmingham, UK
The Artist's Wife, Froanna
Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
5 works by or related to the artist
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Leeds City Art Gallery, UK
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Portrait of Ezra Pound, ca.1920
Southampton City Art Gallery, England
The Hepworth Wakefield, England
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid NEW!
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Combat No. 3
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
3 works online when last checked
(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)
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish) Miscellaneous Sites:
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Art of the First World WarArticles and Reference Sites:
British Council Arts Group
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Wyndham Lewis
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.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Spartacus Educational Books
War Artists of W.W.I.
The London Evening Standard
"Wyndham Lewis was Poet Painter", 2008 article by Brian Sewell
"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.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
Wyndham Lewis the Artist: Holding the Mirror up to Politics
Wyndham Lewis: Painter and Writer
Wyndham Lewis: Art and War