Francis A. Silva Works Online
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Original works by Francis A. Silva available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Brooklyn Museum, New York CityArt Market:
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago
On the Hudson near Haverstraw, 1872
Ten Pound Island, Gloucester, 1871-72
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Kingston Point, Hudson River, ca.1873
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
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)
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Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Francis A. Silva at The Athenaeum Articles and Reference Sites:
53 works online by Silva
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
The History Project at U.C. Davis
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.