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William Harnett

 (1848 - 1892)
William Michael Harnett was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New York.  William Harnett is known for trompe l'oeil still life painter, hanging game.

Publications for William Harnett



208 Miscellaneous Book References for William Harnett

Year
Author
Title
Pages
Color
2006
Pollock, Lindsay
The Girl With the Gallery: Edith Gregor Halpert and the Making of the Modern Art Market
483
Yes
2005
AskART.com Inc. -
Dunbier, Lonnie Pierson (Editor)
The Artists Bluebook 34,000 North American Artists to March 2005
479
No
2005
Davenport, Ray
Davenport's Art Reference: The Gold Edition
2421
No
2003
Flint Institute of Arts
All American: Paintings and Sculpture from the Collection of the Flint Institute of
(Exhibition catalog)
272
Yes
2003
Palmer Museum of Art
An Endless Panorama of Beauty: Selections from the Jean and Alvin Snowiss Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
142
Yes
2002
Beal, Graham
American Beauty: Paintings from Detroit Institute of Arts, 1770-1920
(Exhibition catalog)
128
Yes
2002
Ebert-Schifferer, S
Deceptions and Illusions: Five Centuries of Trompe l'Oeil Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
0
Yes
2000
Florida Museum of Fine Arts
An American Palette: Works from Collection of John/Dolores Beck
0
No
2000
Gaddis, Eugene R.
Magician of the Modern: Chuck Austin And the Transformation of the Arts in America
486
No
1999
Editor, Smith College Museum
Masterworks of American Painting and Sculpture from Smith College Museum
307
No
1999
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, Three Volumes
3724
No
1998
Calo, Mary Ann
Critical Issues in American Art A Book of Readings
328
No
1997
Austrian, Geoffrey D
Ben Austrian, Artist
120
Yes
1997
Hughes, Robert
American Visions The Epic History of Art in America
635
Yes
1997
Schwarz, Robert Devlin
150 Years of Philadelphia Still Life Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
130
Yes
1996
Addison Gallery
Addison Gallery of American Art 65 Years A Selective Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
512
Yes
1996
Barbara and Peter Toohil
Accents on Artists A fact-filled pronunciation guide. Over 800 artist’s names you should know…
363
Yes
1996
Kornhauser, Elizabeth Mankin
American Paintings Before 1945 in the Wadsworth Atheneum (2 Vols)
877
Yes
1995
Adams, H. and Johnson, K.
Made in America Ten Centuries of American Art
192
Yes
1994
Craven, Wayne
American Art History and Culture
687
Yes
1994
High Museum of Art
American Paintings at the High Museum of Art
216
Yes
1994
Lubin, David M
Picturing a Nation Art and Social Change in 19th Century America
364
Yes
1994
Lucie-Smith, Edward
American Realism
240
Yes
1994
Simpson, Marc
The Rockefeller Collection American Art (at San Francisco Museums Fine Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
315
Yes
1994
Sweetkind, Irene/W H Gerdts
Master Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art
372
Yes
1993
Henkes, Robert
Themes in American Painting Common Styles and Genres/A Reference
260
Yes
1993
Weber, Bruce
The Apple of America The Apple in 19th Century American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
48
Yes
1992
Adams, Henry
Will the Real William Harnett Please Stand Up
62
Yes
1992
Bolger, Doreen; Marc Simpson; John Wilmerding
William M Harnett (exhibition several artists)
(Exhibition catalog)
333
Yes
1992
Cash, Sarah
American Art Paintings from the Amon Carter Museum
59
Yes
1992
Harnett, William
William Harnett (Untitled)
0
Yes
1992
Kloss, William (et al)
A Nation's Pride Art in the White House
375
Yes
1992
Lublin, Mary
American Selections 1850-1950
(Exhibition catalog)
163
Yes
1992
National Gallery of Art
American Paintings An Illustrated Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
545
No
1992
Strazdes, Diana
American Paintings and Sculpture to 1945 in the Carnegie Museum of Art
511
Yes
1991
Wilmerding, John
American Views Essays on American Art
357
Yes
1990
Axelrod, Alan
Art of the Golden West
418
Yes
1990
Eldredge, Charles C
American Originals Selections from Reynolda House Museum
135
Yes
1990
Fink, Lois Marie; Albert Boime, Forward; Elizabeth Broun, Preface
American Art at the Nineteenth Century Paris Salons
430
Yes
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: New England, New York, Mid-Atlantic (Volume One)
421
Yes
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: The South, Near Midwest (Volume Two)
396
Yes
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: The Far Midwest, Rocky Mountain West, Southwest, Pacific Volume Three
396
Yes
1990
Goddard, Donald; Robert Rosenblum (Intro)
American Painting
319
Yes
1990
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
Counterpoint Two Centuries of American Masters
(Exhibition catalog)
112
Yes
1990
Leavitt, Thomas (Intro); Richard Schwartz; Frank H.T. Rhodes
Cornell Collects: A Celebration of American Art from the Collections of Alumni and Friends, Cornell University
(Exhibition catalog)
196
Yes
1990
McElroy, Guy C
Facing History The Black Image in American Art 1710-1940
(Exhibition catalog)
190
Yes
1990
Plimpton, George; J. Carter Brown
Sport in Art From American Museums
(Exhibition catalog)
128
Yes
1989
Falk, Peter Hastings
Annual Exhibition Record, 1876-1913, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
(Exhibition catalog)
612
No
1989
National Gallery of Art
American Paintings from the Manoogian Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
203
Yes
1989
Simpson, Marc (Mills, Saville)
The American Canvas/Paintings from Collection Fine Art Museum, San Fran
254
Yes
1988
Berry-Hill Galleries
American Paintings V 1988
180
Yes
1988
Chambers, Bruce
Old Money
0
Yes
1988
Columbus Museum of Art
The American Collections Columbus Museum of Art
271
Yes
1988
Falk, Peter Hastings
Dictionary of Signatures & Monogram
556
No
1988
Gaehtgens, Thomas W (editor)
Bilder aus der Neuen Welt Amerikanische Malerei des 18 und 19 Jahrhunderts
328
Yes
1988
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces (revised) from the National Gallery of Art
208
Yes
1988
Wood, James N/Katherine Lee
Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago
168
Yes
1987
Feldman, Edmund Burke
Varieties of Visual Experience (3rd edition)
528
Yes
1987
Fine Arts Museum S Francisco
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco/ Selected Works
173
Yes
1987
Richard York Gallery
An American Gallery Spring 1987
(Exhibition catalog)
50
Yes
1987
Schultz, Douglas (Intro)
125 Masterpieces: From the Collection of Albright-Knox
264
Yes
1986
Muhlert, Jan K (intro)
American Paintings Selections from the Amon Carter Museum
128
Yes
1986
Munson Williams-Proctor Inst
Two Hundred Years of American Art
101
Yes
1986
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Masterpiece Paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
148
Yes
1986
Novak, Barbara
Nineteenth Century American Painting Thyssen Bornemiszma Collection
326
Yes
1986
Opitz, Glenn B (editor)
Mantle Fielding's Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
1081
No
1986
Salinger, Margaretta
Masterpieces of American Painting The Metropolitan Museum of Art
200
Yes
1986
Zellman, Michael David
300 Years of American Art (two volumes)
1102
Yes
1984
Baigell, Mathew
American Painting and Sculpture A Concise History
420
No
1984
Broder, Patricia Janis
The American West The Modern Vision
345
Yes
1984
Bromberg, Anne R
Dallas Museum of Art Selected Works
219
Yes
1984
Deak, Gloria-Gilda
Kennedy Galleries Profiles of American Artists
288
No
1984
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
The Art of Collecting
(Exhibition catalog)
65
Yes
1984
Norton, Thomas E
100 Years of Collecting in America The Story of Sotheby Park Bernet
240
Yes
1984
Severinghaus, J Walter
Art at Work The Chase Manhattan Collection
333
Yes
1984
Walker, John
National Gallery of Art, Washington New and Revised Edition
(Exhibition catalog)
606
Yes
1983
Brown, Milton W
100 Masterpieces of American Painting from Public Collections Washington D C
240
Yes
1983
Faison, S Lane
The New England Eye Master American Paintings/New England Collections
(Exhibition catalog)
1983
Yes
1983
Ministere de la Culture
Un Nouveau Monde chefs-d'ouvre de la peinture americaine 1760-1910
(Exhibition catalog)
378
Yes
1983
Stebbins, Theodore E; Pierre Rosenberg, H. Barbara Weinberg (essays)
A New World Masterpieces of American Painting 1760-1910
(Exhibition catalog)
351
Yes
1982
Faison, S Lane Jr
The Art Museums of New England
490
No
1982
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
Lines of Different Character Americn Art from 1727 to 1947
(Exhibition catalog)
106
Yes
1982
Milman, Miriam
Trompe L'Oeil Painting The Illusions of Reality
127
Yes
1982
Stebbins, Theodore/G Gorokhoff
American Paintings at Yale University: An illustrated Checklist
(Exhibition catalog)
213
No
1981
Deak, Gloria-Gilda
Profiles of American Artists Represented by Kennedy Galleries
163
No
1981
Gerdts, William H
Painters of the Humble Truth American Still Life 1801-1939
292
Yes
1981
Kennedy Galleries
Art of America Selected Painting and Sculpture, 1770-1981
64
Yes
1981
Kennedy Galleries
A Kennedy Galleries Selection of American Art for Public and Private Collectors
81
Yes
1981
Mead, Katherine Harper (Editor)
The Preston Morton Collection of American Art (Santa Barbara Museum of Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
272
Yes
1981
Newark Museum
American Art in the Newark Museum Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture
431
Yes
1981
Ritchie, Margaret
Denver Art Museum Major Works in the Collection
304
Yes
1981
Rugoff, Milton
The Britannica Encyclopedia of American Art
669
Yes
1981
San Diego Museum of Art
Catalogue of American Painting
240
Yes
1981
Williams, William James
A Heritage of American Paintings From the National Gallery of Art
256
Yes
1981
Wilmerding, John; Linda Ayres, Earl Powell
An American Perspective: Nineteenth Century Art From the Collection of Jo Ann & Julian Ganz
(Exhibition catalog)
180
Yes
1980
Burke, Doreen Bolger
American Paintings/Metropolitan Mus V 3, Artists Born Between1846-64
479
No
1980
Galleries, Hirschl and Adler
American Art from the Gallery's Collection October 4 - 25, 1980
112
Yes
1980
Hibbard, Howard
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
592
Yes
1980
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art
180
Yes
1979
Baigell, Mathew
Dictionary of American Art
390
No
1979
Brooklyn Museum
American Paintings/Brooklyn Museum Complete Illustrated Listing of Works
133
Yes
1979
Brown, Milton W (others)
American Art Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Decorative Arts
616
Yes
1979
Dars, Celestine
Images of Deception The Art of Trompe-L'Oeil
80
Yes
1979
Haverstock, Mary Sayre
An American Bestiary
248
Yes
1979
Karpel, Bernard/Ruth Spiegel
Arts in America/A Bibliography Volume 2 (Painting and Graphics)
736
No
1979
Springfield Library & Museum
Museum of Fine Arts The American and European Collections
216
Yes
1979
Strickler, Susan (Catalogue); William Hutton (Editor)
The Toledo Museum of Art American Paintings
227
Yes
1979
Taylor, Joshua C
The Fine Arts in America
264
No
1978
Mathey, Francois
American Realism
192
No
1978
West, Richard V
Munich and American Realism in the 19th Century
(Exhibition catalog)
127
Yes
1978
William Rockhill Nelson G of A
Kaleidoscope of American Painting: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century
(Exhibition catalog)
72
Yes
1977
Brown, Milton W
American Art to 1900 Painting, Sculpture, Architecture
631
Yes
1977
Cloudman, Ruth H
The Chosen Object European and American Still Life
(Exhibition catalog)
66
No
1977
Norman, Geraldine
Nineteenth-Century Painters and Painting/A Dictionary
240
Yes
1977
Prown, Jules David; John Walker (Intro)
American Painting From Its Beginnings to the Armory Show
133
Yes
1977
Prown, Jules/Barbara Rose
American Painting From the Colonial Period to the Present
277
Yes
1976
Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Heritage and Horizon American Painting 1776-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
80
Yes
1976
Anderson, Dennis R (Introductory Essay)
Three Hundred Years of American Art In The Chrysler Museum
(Exhibition catalog)
270
Yes
1976
Boyle, Richard (Prefac); Frank Goodyear, Jr.; Louise Lippincott, et all
In This Academy: The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1805-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
322
Yes
1976
Brindle, John V/Sally Secrest
American Cornucopia 19th Century Still Lifes and Studies
(Exhibition catalog)
48
Yes
1976
Gerdts, William H; Jeffrey Hoffeld
American Drawings & Watercolors from the Collection Susan and Herbert Adler
(Exhibition catalog)
82
No
1976
Lipman, Jean/Helen M Franc
Bright Stars: American Painting and Sculpture Since1776
208
Yes
1976
Marcus, George H. (Editor)
Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Exhibition catalog)
166
Yes
1976
Milwaukee Art Center
From Foreign Shores Three Centuries...Foreign Born American Masters
(Exhibition catalog)
186
Yes
1976
Richardson, Edgar P
American Art: An Exhibition from the Collection of Mr & Mrs John D Rockefeller 3rd
(Exhibition catalog)
247
Yes
1976
Stebbins, Theodore E
American Master Drawings and Watercolors A History of Works on Paper
464
Yes
1976
Taylor, Joshua C
200 Jahre Amerikanische Malerei 1776-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
140
Yes
1976
Tracy, Berry and Howat, John
A Bicentennial Treasury American Masterpieces from the Metropolitan
82
Yes
1975
Buckley, Charles E
The Saint Louis Art Museum Handbook of Collections
377
Yes
1975
Bullard, E John
A Panorama of American Painting The John J McDonough Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
119
Yes
1975
Chambers, Bruce W
American Paintings in the High Museum of Art/Bicentenial Catalogue
127
Yes
1975
Howat, John K/Natalie Spassky
The Heritage of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
237
Yes
1974
Gidley, Mick
Catalogue of American Paintings in British Public Collections
58
No
1974
Glubok, Shirley
The Art of America in the Gilded Age
49
No
1973
Bennett, Ian
A History of American Painting
240
Yes
1973
Carnegie Institute
Catalogue of Painting Collection Museum of Art
196
Yes
1973
Davidson, Marshall
The Artist's America American Heritage History of
416
Yes
1973
Johnson, Charlotte Buel
Contemporary Art Exploring It's Roots and Development
96
Yes
1973
McClanathan, Richard
Art in America A Brief History
216
Yes
1973
Mendelowitz, Daniel M
A History of American Art
662
No
1973
Mitchell, Peter
Great Flower Painters Four Centuries of Floral Art
272
Yes
1973
Naylor, Maria
Exhibition Record 1861-1900, National Academy of Design (Two Volumes Set)
(Exhibition catalog)
1075
No
1973
Wilmerding, John
The Genius of American Painting
352
Yes
1972
Amon Carter Museum
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art Catalogue of the Collection 1972
600
No
1972
Dickson, Harold E
Masterworks by Pennsylvania Painters in Pennsylvania Collections
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1972
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard
American Art at Harvard
(Exhibition catalog)
188
No
1972
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
Faces and Places Changing Images of 19th Century America
(Exhibition catalog)
72
Yes
1972
Neilson, Katharine B
Selected Paintings and Sculpture from the Yale University Art Gallery
343
Yes
1972
Price, Vincent
The Vincent Price Treasury of American Art
320
Yes
1972
Tomko, George
Catalogue of The Roland P Murdock Collection Wichita Art Museum
237
Yes
1972
Wunderlich, Rudolf G; Lawrence A. Fleischman
American Masters, 18th and 19th Centuries Kennedy Galleries
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1971
Baigell, Mathew
A History of American Painting
288
Yes
1971
Bell, David
Praeger Encyclopedia of Art (4 volumes)
2139
Yes
1971
Gerdts, William; Russell Burke
American Still Life Painting
264
Yes
1971
Graham, F Lanier
Three Centuries of American Painting: From the Collections of M H deYoung Museum and Palace of Legion of Honor
111
Yes
1970
Flexner, James Thomas
Nineteenth Century American Painting
256
No
1970
Frankenstein, Alfred
The Reality of Appearance: Trompe L'Oeil Tradition in American Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
156
Yes
1970
Howat, John K (others)
19th Century America Hundredth Anniversary/Metropolitan Museum
(Exhibition catalog)
220
Yes
1970
Lynes, Russell
The Art Makers of Nineteenth Century America
514
No
1970
Maytham, Thomas N
Great American Paintings from the Boston and Metropolitan Museums
(Exhibition catalog)
160
Yes
1970
Myers, Bernard S (editor)
Encyclopedia of Painting (Painters of the World...etc)
511
Yes
1970
Prown, Jules/John Walker
American Painting From Its Beginnings to the Armory Show
145
Yes
1969
Curator
American Art from the Denver Art Museum Collection
127
No
1969
Faulkner, Ray; Edwin Ziegfeld
Art Today
542
Yes
1969
Frankenstein, Alfred
After the Hunt: W Harnett and Other American Still Life Painters
202
No
1969
Myron, Robert/Abner Sundell
Art In America From Colonial Days Through the Nineteenth Century
186
No
1969
Rathbone, Perry Townsend (Ed)
American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Two Volumes)
600
Yes
1968
Barker, Virgil
From Realism to Reality in Recent American Painting
93
No
1968
Bernard Danenberg Galleries
Our American Heritage Loan Exhibition New Britain Museum
(Exhibition catalog)
36
No
1968
McLanathan, Richard
The American Tradition in the Arts
492
No
1968
Norman, Jane & Theodore
Traveler's Guide to American Art
436
No
1968
Public Education Association
The American Vision Paintings 1825-1875
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1968
Wunderlich, Rudolf (Introduction),
American Drawings, Pastels and Watercolors, Part Two The Nineteenth Century:1825-1890, Kennedy Galleries
(Exhibition catalog)
76
No
1967
Artist in America, Editors
The Artist in America
256
Yes
1967
Kennedy Galleries
Reality, Romanticism, Realism Two Centuries of American Painting
60
No
1967
New York Univ Art Collection
The New York Painter
(Exhibition catalog)
107
No
1967
North Carolina Museum of Art
North Carolina Collects (loan exhibition N Carolina owned)
(Exhibition catalog)
192
No
1966
Goodrich, Lloyd
Three Centuries of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
150
Yes
1966
Green, Samuel M
American Art A Historical Survey
706
No
1966
Kalamazoo Art Center
Paintings by American Masters Fifth Anniversary Exhibition
(Exhibition catalog)
18
No
1966
Larkin, Oliver W
Art and Life in America Revised and Enlarged Edition
559
Yes
1966
Los Angeles County Museum
American Paintings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art
143
Yes
1965
Everson Museum of Art
American Painting from 1830
63
Yes
1965
Goldman, Eric F.; Tracy Atkinson
The Beauty of America in Great American Art (Country Beautiful Foundation)
162
Yes
1965
La Jolla Museum of Art
The Reminiscent Object Paintings by (Harnett, Peto, Haberle)
(Exhibition catalog)
86
No
1965
Richardson, Edgar P
Painting in America From 1502 to the Present
456
Yes
1961
Art Institute of Chicago
Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago/A Catalogue of the Collection
490
Yes
1961
Dorra, Henri
American Muse, The
163
Yes
1961
Gaertner, Johannes A
Prisma der Demokratie Ausdruck...der Malerei Amerikas
(Exhibition catalog)
84
No
1961
Hamilton (Canada) Art Gallery
American Realists
(Exhibition catalog)
80
No
1957
Eliot, Alexander
Three Hundred Years of American Painting
318
Yes
1956
Baur, John I H
La Pittura Americana Dell' Ottocento
58
No
1955
Myers, Bernard
Encyclopedia of Painting
511
Yes
1955
Pennsylvania Academy
One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition 1955
(Exhibition catalog)
153
No
1953
After the Hunt: William Harnett And Other Still Life Painters
0
No
1953
Baur, John I H
American Painting in the 19th Cent Main Trends and Movements
60
No
1953
Brooklyn, Museum
American Painting in the Brooklyn Museum Collection
48
No
1953
Frankenstein, Alfred
After the Hunt: William Harnett and Other American Still Life Painters
189
No
1951
Baur, John I H
Revolution and Tradition in Modern American Art
170
No
1951
Bazin, Germain/A Gloeckner
History of Modern Painting
391
Yes
1949
Swenson, Eleanor
De Gustibus A Century of Taste and Criticism
(Exhibition catalog)
60
No
1947
Born, Wolfgang
Still-Life Painting in America
144
No
1945
Crane, Aimee
Portrait of America
204
Yes
1944
Richardson, Edgar P
American Romantic Painting
286
No
1943
Miller, Dorothy/Alfred H Barr
American Realists & Magic Realist
(Exhibition catalog)
67
No
1940
Carnegie Institute
Survey of American Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
320
No
1939
Museum of Modern Art
Art in Our Time Exhibition, Tenth Anniversary MoMA
(Exhibition catalog)
320
No
1935
Mallett, Daniel Trowbridge
Index of Artists: International-Biographical Two Volumes: Includes 1940 Index
1130
No


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