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Théophile Alexandre Steinlen: Gust of Wind, ca.1895


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Théophile Alexandre Steinlen

[Swiss-born French Art Nouveau Painter and Printmaker, 1859-1923]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Cats.
• Browse all:  Swiss artists / French artists  /  printmakers

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    Théophile Alexandre Steinlen Works Online    
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Original works by Théophile Alexandre Steinlen available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!
Many works online

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Cholera is Coming Here Soon, 1898
Ball in Paris's Suburb, ca.1892

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
An enormous number of works on paper online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City  

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

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
A total of 10 works displayed over 2 pages of search results

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
3 works online

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Grey Art Gallery at New York University
Black Cat (Tournée du Chat Noir)

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

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "S"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
What ruffians!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland
L'électeur, drawing

Musée de la Publicité (Museum of Advertising), Paris (in French)  

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Pomona College Museum of Art, California
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Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Le chat, bronze bas-relief

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Le Chat Noir

Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

University of Delaware Museums
Three Female Heads in Profile, blue crayon drawing, ca.1905

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
The Two Gigolos

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)  
Click "works" & search for artworks; click "exhibitions" & search for current exhibitions worldwide

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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:
Notable SiteTheophile Alexandre Steinlen at The Athenaeum  
Portrait of a Young Woman, 1897

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Theophile Alexandre Steinlen at ArtMagick

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
ArtDaily - Exhibition Photo Galleries
L'Apothéose des chats à Montmartre (The Apotheosis of the Cats in Montmartre), 1905

Graphic Witness: Visual Arts & Social Commentary

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

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.

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
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Steinlen's Drawings: 121 Plates from "Gil Blas Illustree"


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