Christian Schad Works Online
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Original works by Christian Schad available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!Art Market:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Lenbach House, Munich, Germany (in German)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)
(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)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
The New York Observer
"Weimar Era's Schad, Cynical, Sardonic, No Max Beckmann", article by Hilton Kramer
The Village Voice
"Rediscovering a German Connoisseur of Sex", 2003 article by Jerry Saltz