Joshua Shaw Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Greenville County Museum of Art, South Carolina
View on the Reedy River, ca.1820
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Witch Duck Creek, ca.1835
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections
La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
(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)
Joshua Shaw at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Joshua Shaw at The Athenaeum
11 works online by Shaw
Joshua Shaw in the WebMuseum
California State University WorldImages Database
On the Susquehanna River
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
The History Project at U.C. Davis
Additional Image Search Tools:
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UK Government Art CollectionArticles and Reference Sites:
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.