Harry Sternberg art links
Harry Sternberg Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Harry Sternberg at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
4 works online (Note that this site opens each work in a new window)
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University
Smoke Stacks in the Moonlight, mezzotint, 1937
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
U.S. Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
Builders, lithograph, 1935-36
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)
(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)
Additional Image Search Tools:Miscellaneous Sites:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Dr Leslie and The Composing RoomArticles and Reference Sites:
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
A Tribute To Harry Sternberg (1904-2001)
Harry Sternberg at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
1999 interview from the Oral History project