Victor Vasarely art links
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[Hungarian-born French Abstract Painter, 1908-1997]
Victor Vasarely Works Online
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Original works by Victor Vasarely available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
3 works online
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice NEW!
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Vasarely Foundation and Museum, Aix-en-Provence, France
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Calderara Foundation Collection, Milan, Italy
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
DePaul University Museum, Chicago
Haifa Museum, Haifa, Israel
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
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Rijeka, Croatia
Zagreb, silk-screen, 1968
Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
3 works online
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
4 works onlines
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
San Jose Museum of Art, California
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Lempertz Auction Gallery, Cologne, Germany -- Highlights from Past Sales
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)Articles and Reference Sites:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Victor Vasarely
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
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
"Planetary Folklore -- The legacy of Victor Vasarely"
Hungarian Art Portal
Biographical entry from the Encyclopedia of Contemporary Hungarian Arts