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Karl Wirsum

[American, born in 1939]

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

Notable SiteKarl Wirsum at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
3 works online (Note that this site opens each work in a new window)

DePaul University Museum, Chicago
Alter Ear, 1965
Mumbly Peg, 1973

Krannert Art Museum, Illinois
Looking at a Curve Ball in Cuernavaca, 1983

Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, Indiana
Untitled, 1980

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

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)

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

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