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John Marin

[American Painter, 1870-1953]

• Relationships: Studied under Thomas Anshutz.
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Original works by John Marin available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteColby College Museum of Art, Maine
32 works online

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
St. Paul's, Manhattan, 1914

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

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

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

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

Notable SiteJohn Marin at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

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

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Akron Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)

Amon Carter Museum, Texas
Brooklyn Bridge No. 2

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Stonington, Maine, 1924

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
On the Brooklyn Bridge Facing Manhattan, graphite

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Sea and Rocks, graphite, 1943

Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Cape Split, Maine

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Sail Boat

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Flint Isle, Maine - No.1

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
3 works online

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
4 paintings online

Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina

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

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Movement in White, Umber, and Cobalt Green, 1950

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
3 works online

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

John Marin at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Self-portrait, drawing, ca.1945

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Lower Manhattan, 1921

Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York
Tunk Mountains, Maine, 1946

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Landscape, Mountains
Pertaining to Nassau Street, New York

John Marin at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
Photograph of the artist at a picnic, ca.1912

Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago   NEW!
3 works online

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid   NEW!
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Off Flint Island, Maine Coast, 1933

University of Kentucky Art Museum
Looking Outward, 1921

University of Maine Museum of Art
Sea Piece, 1945

University of Maine Museum of Art
Brooklyn Bridge, No. 6 (Swaying), etching, 1913

University of Mississippi Museum, Oxford
Lake George, watercolor, 1928

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Weatherspoon Art Museum at The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Lake George, 1928

Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
6 works online

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 SiteJohn Marin at The Athenaeum
28 works online

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

John Marin at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

University of Michigan Fine Art Slides
City Movement, Downtown Manhattan #2

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Marin  
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.

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
"Fine Art as an Investment: John Marin" (2006)

Resource Library Magazine
Green Marine with Boats, Marine Series, 1935

Tate Gallery, London, UK
Biography only

The New York Observer
"Marin and Strand: Pair of Opposite Yankee Modernists", article by Hilton Kramer

"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.
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John Marin: Between Realism and Abstraction

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John Marin Watercolors: 1929-1939

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Expression and Meaning: The Marine Paintings of John Marin


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