Eliot Porter Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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Original works by Eliot Porter available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Amon Carter Museum, TexasArt Market:
The museum's Eliot Porter Collection Guide
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Apples, Great Spruce Head Island, Maine, photograph, 1942
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
Note the link at the bottom of the page to all works in their collection by Eliot Porter
New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe
Stream Erosions, Coyote Canyon, Glen Canyon, Utah, 1971
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Ferry, Chongqing, Sichuan, China, 1980
Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Great Smoky Mountains
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
(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)
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Eliot Porter
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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
The New York Observer
"Photographer Porter Pioneered His Hues In the Wilderness", article by Hilton Kramer