William Louis Sonntag art links
William Louis Sonntag Works Online
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Original works by William Louis Sonntag available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
William Louis Sonntag at the Detroit Institute of Arts, MichiganArt Market:
2 works online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
William Louis Sonntag at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chazen Museum of Art at the University of Wisconsin
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
5 landscape paintings online
Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences, Charleston, West Virginia
Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Massachusetts
Autumn in the White Mountains, ca.1865
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College, Massachusetts
Camping by the Pond
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Museum of the City of New York
The Bowery at Night, ca.1895
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Scene on the Hudson
New-York Historical Society
Mountains in Virginia
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Fishermen in the Adirondacks, ca.1860-70
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
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)
(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)
William Louis Sonntag at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
William Louis Sonntag at The Athenaeum
35 works online by Sonntag
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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White Mountain Art and ArtistsArticles and Reference Sites:
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History Multimedia:
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"1869 William Sonntag Sr. Painting"