George Luks art links 


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George Luks: Allen Street, ca.1905
Photograph by Flickr user "kaldari", Creative Commons licensed


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George Luks

[American Ashcan School Painter, 1866-1933]

• Also known as:  George Benjamin Luks
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Original works by George Luks available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Three Top Sergeants, 1925

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Works from the Smithsonian American Art Museum's database

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

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Asheville Art Museum, North Carolina
Winter Night, New York

Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Pony Ride, conté crayon drawing

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Butler Institute of American Art, Ohio   NEW!
The Cafe Francis Click the text link, towards the bottom of the page, to see the full image of this painting

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
My House, Berk(shire) Hills

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Cedarhurst Center For The Arts, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
Saturday Night, 1925 (scroll right to image 18)

Cedarhurst Center For The Arts, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
Winter Afternoon High Bridge Park (see image 1)

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
The Bread Line

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

Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Widow McGee, 1902

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
6 works listed (only 5 can be magnified)

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
Self-Portrait -- Caricature

New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut
Pals, ca.1907

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Richmond Art Museum, Indiana
Girl with Basket

Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

George Luks at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
From "Getting the Picture: Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art"

Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio

Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago   NEW!
Knitting for the Soldiers: High Bridge Park, ca.1918

The Huntington Library, California

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Weatherspoon Art Museum at The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Society Girl, ca.1920s

Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania

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)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteGeorge Luks at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at The Athenaeum
55 works online

California State University WorldImages Database

George Luks at CGFA

Humanities Web

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on George Luks  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

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