Joseph Pennell art links 


click to enlarge
Joseph Pennell: The Columns of Castor and Pollux, Girgenti
Source: Liam's Pictures From Old Books (see "image archives" below)


More options


Joseph Pennell

[American Illustrator, ca.1857-1926]

• Browse all:  American artists  /  illustrators

Link to this page
Report a broken link


    Joseph Pennell Works Online    
Categorized & Annotated
Commercial Galleries:  Galleries: We invite you to register and list your site (no charge for this service)
Original works by Joseph Pennell available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas 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)

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  

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

Notable SiteJoseph 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
Click on "View objects by this artist"

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)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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:
Notable SiteLiam's Pictures from Old Books  
Illustrations from English Cathedrals

Notable SiteLiam's Pictures from Old Books  
Illustrations from In the Land of the Temples

Notable SiteJoseph Pennell at The Athenaeum  
2 works online

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

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

Additional Image Search Tools:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)

      Flickr: "Joseph Pennell"      
Google Images: "Joseph Pennell"      
Bing Images: "Joseph Pennell"   
Miscellaneous Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Joseph Pennell  
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

Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion 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.

Books and Posters
Search Amazon for books related to Joseph Pennell


Search Artcyclopedia:
Or, browse artists.. by Movement by Medium
by Subjectby Nationality
by Namelist all Women Artists

We cannot be responsible for the content of external web sites.

All images and text on this Joseph Pennell page are copyright 1999-2015 by John Malyon/Specifica, Inc., unless otherwise noted. Note that the listings on this site are a unique compilation of information and are protected by copyright worldwide.


This artist:
Art Museums
Art Market
Image Archives
Misc Sites
Top 30 Artists
Art News
Art Museums Worldwide
About Us