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Mark Tobey

[American Abstract Expressionist Painter, 1890-1976]

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Original works by Mark Tobey available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
2 works online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

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!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteMark Tobey at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
6 works online

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
2 works online

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois

Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

DePaul University Museum, Chicago
Psaltery, 1970

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa

GAM - Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin

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!

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "T"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Musee Jenisch, Vevey, Switzerland (in French)  
Monotype rouge, 1961

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Flight Over Forms, 1966

Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida
Folk Dance on Independence Day, lithograph

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Les premiers signes, 1958

Seattle Art Museum

The Art Gallery at the University of Maryland
Black by Yellow, 1973

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Earth Rhythm, 1961

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas

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

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Mark Tobey  
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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
Biographical info

The New York Observer
"Tobey and Feininger, Epistolary Buddies In the Avant-Garde", article by Hilton Kramer

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