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Charles Wimar

[German-born American Painter, 1828-1862]

• Also known as:  Charles Ferdinand Wimar
Carl Wimar
• Subject matter:  Specializes in the American West.
• Browse all:  German artists / American artists

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Original works by Charles Wimar available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Indians Stealing Horses, 1854

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Rockwell Museum of Western Art, Corning, New York
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Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
The Captive Charger, 1854

The Huntington Library, California

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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The Lost Trail, ca.1856

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)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteCharles Wimar at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteCharles Wimar at The Athenaeum  
5 works online by Wimar

Notable SiteCharles Wimar in the Web Gallery of Art  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Western hero: Visions and Revisions

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

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