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Edward J. Steichen

[Luxembourgeois-born American Tonalist Photographer and Painter, 1879-1973]

• Also known as:  Eduard Steichen
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Original works by Edward J. Steichen available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Self-Portrait, 1901

Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston
Photograph collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
1 work online when last checked

Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Le Tournesol (The Sunflower), painting, ca.1920

Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Le Tournesol (The Sunflower)

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
3 works online

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Bibliotheque Nationale de France (in French)  
Gloria Swanson, 1928

Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
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Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio
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Time-Space Continuum

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Rodin: Balzac Towards the Light Midnight, ca.1905

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Cheruit Gown (Marion Morehouse - Mrs. e.e. cummings), 1927

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, Brunswick, New Jersey
Rodin - Le Penseur, 1902

Jeu de Paume, Paris (mostly in French)  
Info about a 2007 exhibition: "Steichen, une épopée photographique"

Edward J. Steichen in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
Pool, Milwaukee

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

Museum of Art at Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago
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Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Moonrise, 1904

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
Self-Portrait (see top row)

Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
Shrouded Figure in Moonlight

Edward J. Steichen at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

State Museums of Berlin

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Self-Portrait with Brush and Palette, 1901

Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba

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)

Art Market:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at CGFA

Notable SiteEdward J. Steichen at The Athenaeum

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

Masters of Photography

The History Project at U.C. Davis

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteAnswers.com reference works  
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).

Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Edward J. Steichen  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
The Yellow Moon, 1909. Oil on canvas


The New York Observer
"Steichen's Sappy Photos Not Redeemed at Whitney", article by Hilton Kramer

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Real Fantasies: Edward Steichen's Advertising Photography

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Edward Steichen

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Edward Steichen: The Royal Photographic Society Collection


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