Joseph Pennell Works Online
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Original works by Joseph Pennell available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Many works online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Joseph Pennell at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
4 works online
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Rebuilding the Campanile, St Marks
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Eingang Stark Verboden
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Tower Bridge, Evening, etching, 1905
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Among the Skyscrapers
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Trafalgar Square, etching, 1894
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!
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Jersey City Museum, New Jersey
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Many works online
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, Tennessee
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Nickle Arts Museum at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
St. Paul's Pavement, 1905
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Pomona College Museum of Art, California
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Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Columbia Heights in Snow
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
Sketch of a European Street Scene, 1904
Duluth Harbor, 1915
The Huntington Library, California
University of Delaware Museums
Urban Landscape with Skyscraper, graphite, ca.1920
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
3 works online when last checked
La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections
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)
Liam's Pictures from Old Books Miscellaneous Sites:
Illustrations from English Cathedrals
Liam's Pictures from Old Books
Illustrations from In the Land of the Temples
Joseph Pennell at The Athenaeum
2 works online
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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New York Public Library Digital Gallery
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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The Modernist Journals ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Joseph Pennell
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Spartacus Educational Books
War Artists of W.W.I.