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[French-born American Surrealist Painter, 1900-1955]
Yves Tanguy Works Online
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Original works by Yves Tanguy available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Yves Tanguy at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Shadow Country, 1927
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Many works online
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
3 works online
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
The Satin Tuning Fork, 1940
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
4 works online
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice NEW!
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Whitney 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
Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project
2 works on paper
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
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2 works by Yves Tanguy online
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)
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
State Museums of Berlin
The Hepworth Wakefield, England
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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(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)
Yves Tanguy at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Yves Tanguy in the WebMuseum
World 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
PBase Photo Sharing
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Je vous attends (I Await You), 1934
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Yves Tanguy ImagesArticles and Reference Sites:
Yves Tanguy, Surrealist Painter
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The Art of Roberto Matta
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Yves Tanguy
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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Yves Tanguy and Surrealism