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Tina Modotti

[Italian-born Mexican Photographer, 1896-1942]

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Original works by Tina Modotti available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteTina Modotti at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
6 works online

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

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
3 works online by Modotti

Notable SiteTina Modotti at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
26 works online when last checked

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Virtual Museum of Canada
Mural de Diego Rivera, ca.1928

Virtual Museum of Canada
Líneas de teléfono (Telephone Lines), 1925

Virtual Museum of Canada
Tehuanas en el río, 1929

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:
Masters of Photography

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteComitato Tina Modotti (in Italian)  

Notable SiteTina Modotti (in Italian)  

Notable SiteTina Modotti: La vita e le immagini (in Italian)  

Photo Magazine (in French)  
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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 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

Houston Chronicle
"Tina Modotti's Radical Beauty"

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Men Reading El Machete, 1924

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Interactive Flash feature - Mexico as Muse: Tina Modotti and Edward Weston

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Interactive Flash feature: Tina Modotti's Convent of Tepotzotlán, Mexico

"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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Memories of the Future: The Daybooks of Tina Modotti

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Tina Modotti: A Fragile Life

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Tina Modotti Photographs

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Tina Modotti: Image, Texture, Photography

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Tina Modotti the Mexican Renaissance


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Modotti: Roses, Mexico
Roses, Mexico

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