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Oskar Schlemmer

[German Abstract Painter, 1888-1943]

• Relationships: Associated with the Bauhaus School in Weimar, Germany.
• Browse all:  German artists

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Original works by Oskar Schlemmer available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Bauhaus-Archiv Museum of Design, Berlin
Description of Oskar Schlemmer's classes taught at the Bauhaus school

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

MUMOK - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna
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Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Trento, Italy (in Italian)  

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
Head, 1928
Bauhaus Stairway, 1932

Neue Galerie Museum for German and Austrian Art, New York City
Grotesque, 1964

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Before the Mirror, 1931

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
1 work online

The Albertina, Vienna
Banister Scene I, 1931

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid   NEW!
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Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

Art Market:
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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:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on The Bauhaus Stairway, 1932

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