Man Ray art links 

  
 

Artcyclopedia
      

More options

 
 

Man Ray

[American Dadaist/Surrealist Photographer and Painter, 1890-1976]

• Also known as:  Emmanuel Rudnitsky
• Browse all:  American artists  /  photographers

Link to this page
Report a broken link

 
 


 
    Man Ray Works Online    
Categorized & Annotated
 
 
Commercial Galleries:  Galleries: We invite you to register and list your site (no charge for this service)
Original works by Man Ray available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
 
 
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteEastman House Museum of Photography & Film, Rochester, New York
12 "Rayographs"

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City

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

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
103 works online by Man Ray

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Surrealist Muse: Lee Miller, Roland Pensore and Man Ray

Notable SiteMan Ray at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
Marcel Proust sur son lit de mort, 1922

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
(Zoomify viewer requires Java in order to view images)

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Many works online

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
3 works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Works from the Kenneth Tyler Collection of international prints

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Silhouette, 1916

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Silhouette, 1916

Notable SiteMan Ray at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Peggy Guggenheim, 1924

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteThe Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
The Black Tray, 1914

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Clock Wheels

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Bird from Nowhere (Oiseau de nullepart)

Amon Carter Museum, Texas

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Untitled (The Three Graces)

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Space Writing (Self-Portrait), gelatin silver print, 1935

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Portrait of Virginia Woolf, gelatin silver print, 1934

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia
Electricité, 1931

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
La Tete, 1931

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
9 works online

Falmouth Art Gallery, England
2 works online

Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany (in German)  

Fonds Regional d'Art Contemporain (FRAC) Bourgogne, Dijon, France

Fundació Suñol, Barcelona

Hammer Museum, California
Letters: PGSJOMC, 1925

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

International Center of Photography, New York City

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "M"

Man Ray in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College, Massachusetts

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Vermont
Place de la Concorde

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Lippen an Lippen, ca.1930

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
4 works by Man Ray

Man Ray at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Gemini G.E.L. prints

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
3 works online

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Diderot's Harpsichord or The Merchant of Venice, 1948

Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Tip: On the zoom-in page, use the slider bar to magnify the image)
8 works by Man Ray online

Pomona College Museum of Art, California
Click on "View objects by this artist"

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Motif perpétuel, 1971

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Cadeau

Man Ray at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

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

State Museums of Berlin

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Jewish Museum, New York City
Untitled (Self-Portrait with Camera), 1930

The Newark Museum, New Jersey
Objet Indestructible

University of Mississippi Museum, Oxford

 
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections
Lampshade, aluminum, 1919

La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections
After lunch, watercolor, 1914

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)
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 SiteMan Ray at The Athenaeum
3 works online

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  
2 photographs of the artist

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's Gallery

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

USC Annenberg School for Communication

Additional Image Search Tools:   NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)

           Flickr: "Man Ray"   
 
Google Images: "Man Ray"   
 
Bing Images: "Man Ray"   
 
 
Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteMan Ray Photo
Archive of hundreds of photographs and artworks, operated by the Man Ray Trust

AnalisisFotografia (in Spanish)  

Another Form of Intervention/Studio Cleo

Collection New York (a private collector who has put some of his or her collection online)
French Can Can

Filmography from the Internet Movie Database

PBS
Biography, from the American Masters TV series

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

s u r r e a l i s t . c o m
5 works online

Studio Pesci
Photographs from a 2005 exhibition

The Fine Arts Conservancy, Florida
Interesting before-and-after examples of artwork restorations
The Boat

The Village Voice
Erotique voilée (Meret Oppenheim, 1933

Tout sur Catherine Deneuve (in French)  
Photograph of Deneuve by Man Ray

 
Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteAnswers.com reference works  
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).

Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Man Ray  
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

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

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
Legend, 1916

Art + Auction Magazine
Artist Dossier -- "The Surrealist icon pushed the boundaries of photography. His experimental prints are now some of his most coveted."

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

PhotoQuotes

Resource Library Magazine
Man Ray's Paris Portraits -- 1921-1939

Tate Magazine
Indestructable Object, 1923

Tate Magazine
Man Ray Laid Bare

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Rrose Sélavy, 1921

 
Multimedia:
Google Video
Emak-Bakia, 1926 film by Man Ray

Google Video
Le Retour à la raison, 1923 film by Man Ray

Google Video
L'Étoile de mer, 1928 film by Man Ray

Google Video
Les Mystères du château de dé, 1929 film by Man Ray


"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.
 
search inside

Man Ray


look inside

Man Ray: Photographs, Paintings, Objects


look inside

Photographs by Man Ray: One Hundred Five Works, 1920-1934


look inside

Man Ray's Celebrity Photos


look inside

Man Ray: Cameo


look inside

Self Portrait: Man Ray


 
 
 
 
AllPosters

Great Gifts - Great Prices


Most posters & prints are
between $10 and $70
Own this art print
Man Ray: La Voliere, 1919
La Voliere, 1919

Own this art print
Man Ray: Lips (Heure de l'Observatoire)
Lips (Heure de l'Observatoire)

Own this art print
Yellow Pear
Yellow Pear

Own this art print
Noire Blanche
Noire Blanche

More prints...
 
Framing Tip:
When framing posters, the mat color can help integrate an artwork into the decor of the room. But a mat must first and foremost complement the art.
More tips...
 
 
 
 



Search Artcyclopedia:
Artist
Title
Museum
 
Or, browse artists.. by Movement by Medium
by Subjectby Nationality
by Namelist all Women Artists
 















We cannot be responsible for the content of external web sites.

All images and text on this Man Ray page are copyright 2011 by John Malyon/Specifica, Inc., unless otherwise noted. Note that the listings on this site are a unique compilation of information and are protected by copyright worldwide.



 
ARTCYCLOPEDIA

This artist:
Art Museums
Art Market
Image Archives
Misc Sites
Articles
Multimedia
 
Artcyclopedia:
Top 30 Artists
Articles
Art News
Art Museums Worldwide
Masterpieces
Links
About Us
Advertise