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George Luks: Allen Street, ca.1905
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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

Notable SiteButler Institute of American Art, Ohio
The Cafe Francis, ca.1906

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Three Top Sergeants, 1925

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
2 works by George Luks

Notable SiteGeorge Luks at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Exhibition: Metropolitan Lives: The Ashcan Artists and their New York

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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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

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

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

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Widow McGee, 1902

George Luks in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

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
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Old Beggar Woman

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Richmond Art Museum, Indiana
Girl with Basket

Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California

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
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:
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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 SiteGeorge Luks in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteCGFA

Notable SiteThe Athenaeum
55 works online

California State University WorldImages Database

Humanities Web

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on George Luks  
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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.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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