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Gerrit Rietveld

[Dutch Architect and Designer, 1888-1964]

• Also known as:  Gerrit Thomas Rietveld
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
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 SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
"Zig Zag" Chair

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Red Blue Chair

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
Uncoloured armchair

Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
Red-and-Blue Chair

Centraal Museum Database, Utrecht, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
9 works by or related to the artist

Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
Pine and plywood desk, 1922

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
Red/Blue Chair (Rodd Blauwe Stoel), 1918

Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
7 objects designed by Rietveld

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Red-blue chair

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich, England
Red-Blue chair

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Red Blue Chair, 1919-20

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:
Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

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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Miscellaneous Sites:
Great Buildings Online

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Gerrit Rietveld  
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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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Books and Posters
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