|For some reason there's this bad word of "illustration" in art circles and I think it's ridiculous. Some of the greatest painters have been illustrators. I feel all my paintings are illustrations.|
|- Jamie Wyeth, quoted in Philadelphia Art World|
Jamie Wyeth Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Jamie Wyeth EditionsPaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, MaineArt Market:
16 paintings online, when last checked
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Information about the Wyeth Center at the Farnsworth Art Museum
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Brandywine River Museum, Pennsylvania
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Kleberg - Awake And Asleep
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)
National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Study 2 Ravens, One in Flight, 1998
Jamie Wyeth at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Portland Museum of Art, Maine
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Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio
Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago NEW!
4 works online
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Humanities WebMiscellaneous Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Artnet Artist Works Catalogues Articles and Reference Sites:
Time Magazine Cover Archive
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Resource Library Magazine
Wondrous Strange exhibition at the Wyeth Center
Resource Library Magazine
"Jamie Wyeth: Proteus in Paint," article by Joyce Hill Stoner
"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.
An American Vision: Three Generations of Wyeth Art