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Yves Tanguy

[French-born American Surrealist Painter, 1900-1955]

• Relationships: Husband of Kay Sage.
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Original works by Yves Tanguy available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteYves Tanguy at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Shadow Country, 1927

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

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
3 works online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
The Satin Tuning Fork, 1940

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Old horizon

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteSmithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Guilford College Art Gallery, North Carolina
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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!

Krannert Art Museum, Illinois
Suffering Softens Stones, 1948

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Through Birds, Through Fire and Not Through Glass, 1943
Reply to Red, 1943

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
8 works by Tanguy

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
Dung on the left, violets on the right, 1926

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
L'avion, 1929

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

State Museums of Berlin

The Hepworth Wakefield, England

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Art Market:
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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 SiteYves Tanguy at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteYves Tanguy in the WebMuseum

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

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

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Mondo Mostre, Milan (in Italian)  
Scroll down for a work from the 2005 exhibition Masterpieces from the Guggenheim

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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Je vous attends (I Await You), 1934

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteYves Tanguy Images
17 images

Notable SiteYves Tanguy, Surrealist Painter

ArtsNet Minnesota

s u r r e a l i s t . c o m
Infinite Divisibility

The Art of Roberto Matta
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Yves Tanguy  
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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

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Yves Tanguy and Surrealism


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