Joan Mitchell Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Joan Mitchell at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Before, Again II, 1985
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice NEW!
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Joan Mitchell at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
August, Rue Daguerre, 1957
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama
Bonjour Julie, 1971
Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas, Austin
Rock Bottom, 1960-61
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Cous Cous, 1961-62
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!
Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, New York
Flash slideshow; Click "Paintings" and navigate to painting #12
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
Landscape (see top row)
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Joan Mitchell at The ArtchiveMiscellaneous Sites:
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Artnet Artist Works Catalogues Articles and Reference Sites:
City Landscape - with commentary by Sister Wendy Beckett
Photograph of the artist by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Joan Mitchell
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
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
Art + Auction Magazine
Artist Dossier -- "Mitchell is beginning to catch up to some of her male peers in market performance"
Joan Mitchell at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1986 interview from the Oral History project
The Art Story
The New York Observer
"Expatriate Mitchell Tapped Into France When Action Was Here", article by Hilton Kramer
The New Yorker
"Tough Love", 2002 article by Peter Schjeldahl
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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|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.|
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