| || ||
[Italian Architect and Designer, 1891-1979]
Gio Ponti Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Commercial Galleries: Galleries: We invite you to register and list your site (no charge for this service)
Original works by Gio Ponti available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Design Museum, London, UK
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
"La Passeggiata Archaeologica" urn with cover, 1925
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
(Zoomify viewer requires Java in order to view images)
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Trumeau Architettura, 1951
Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Tip: On the zoom-in page, use the slider bar to magnify the image)
2 works by Gio Ponti online
Gio Ponti at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
Several illustrated letters
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
(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)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Gio Ponti
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
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
"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.