Gari Melchers Works Online
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Original works by Gari Melchers available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Belmont, The Gari Melchers Estate and Memorial Gallery, Virginia
Gari Melchers at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
5 works online
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Réunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)
Gari Melchers at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
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.)
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
The Arts of Peace, 1893
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Gari Melchers at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
From "Getting the Picture: Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art"
Telfair Museums, Savannah, Georgia
(Click on the artwork title, not the thumbnail, to enlarge the image)
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
Gari Melchers at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Gari Melchers at The Athenaeum
21 works online
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
Gari Melchers at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
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Tennessee Portrait ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
(Col.) Alexander Rudolph Lawton
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Gari Melchers
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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
Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911 Edition
Complete article, now in the public domain. Obviously, some facts may have changed since 1911.
Resource Library Magazine
Young Woman Sewing, 1919
Resource Library Magazine
The Detroit News
Scroll down for a biographical sketch