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Nathan Oliveira

[American Painter and Sculptor, 1928-2010]

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Original works by Nathan Oliveira available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!
Many works online

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

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

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

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteNathan Oliveira at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
12 works online

Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Untitled (Standing Figure no. 5), 1990

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

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Wings V, 1986

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.)

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
Baboon, 1994

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California
Information about a 2003 exhibition

Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California
Click on "View objects by this artist"

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Ryan I

Tacoma Art Museum, Washington
A couple of images from a 2003 exhibition

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas

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)
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:
California State University WorldImages Database

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Crown Point Press

Tamarind Institute at the University of New Mexico College of Fine Arts

Articles and Reference Sites:
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

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Interactive Flash feature on Nathan Oliveira

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Flash presentation of 15 works, including Oliveira's Reclining Nude #1, 1958
(click "explore 15 works" when you get past the intro)

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Profiled as part of an overview of 11 of California's most celebrated artists

"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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