Ellis Wilson Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
North Carolina Museum of Art, RaleighPictures from Image Archives:
To Market, ca.1954
Ellis Wilson at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
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)
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!Miscellaneous Sites:
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Kentucky Educational TelevisionArticles and Reference Sites:
Website for the TV documentary Ellis Wilson -- So Much To Paint
Biographical info from the African American World section of the PBS website
Ellis Wilson at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
Papers of African American Artists (see the links at right)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
The Art of Ellis Wilson