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[American Painter, 1900-1984]
Alice Neel Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Alice Neel at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City
Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Portrait of Ellen Johnson
Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, California
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
(Undocumented Feature: In many cases the raw JPG image is much larger than displayed on the screen)
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa
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!
Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Portrait of Sid Duffy, 1973
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
Nancy Selvage (see top row)
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Seavest Collection of Contemporary American Realism
Portrait of Ben Medary, 1930
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
John and Joey Priestly
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts
Southern Alleghenies Museum, Pennsylvania
Speed Art Museum, Kentucky
Priscilla Johnson, 1966
The Art Gallery at the University of Maryland
Walker Art Center, Minnesota
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
(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)
Alice Neel at The ArtchiveMiscellaneous Sites:
California State University WorldImages Database
Alice Neel at CGFA
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Alice Neel, American Painter (1900-1984)Articles and Reference Sites:
Website of the Alice Neel Estate
Homepage for the 2007 documentary film
Time Magazine Cover Archive
Kate Millet, 1970
Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present
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 -- "Key dealers and specialists in the U.S. and Europe have driven a new surge of interest in - and record-breaking sales of - the late artist's striking 'warts and all' portraits"
Margaret Evans Pregnant, 1978
Brain-Juice - 20th Century Biographies
Review (from issue 57): Alice Neel
Review (from issue 112): Alice Neel
Resource Library Magazine
Alice Neel: Kinships
Resource Library Magazine
The New York Observer
"The Mob Loves Alice Neel, But I Think She's Mean", article by Hilton Kramer
The Village Voice
"Auntie-Hero", 2000 article by Jerry Saltz
The Village Voice
"A Guy Thing", 1998 article by Peter Schjeldahl (via Artnet)
"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.|
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Pictures of People: Alice Neel's American Portrait Gallery
Alice Neel's Women