Collection agreement: Art from the Barnes Foundation
Artstor is collaborating with the Barnes Foundation to share approximately 2,000 images of works from their permanent collection in the Digital Library. The collection in Artstor will include 59 works by Henri Matisse, as well as other European and American paintings, works on paper, and objects.
The Barnes Foundation houses one of the most renowned collections of French Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, and early Modern art, including masterworks by Paul Cézanne, Edgar Degas, Vincent van Gogh, Edouard Manet, Henri Matisse, Amadeo Modigliani, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Henri Rousseau, Georges Seurat, and Chaim Soutine. Also well-represented are American paintings and works on paper, including works by Charles Demuth, William Glackens, Charles Prendergast, and Maurice Prendergast. The wide-ranging permanent collection is further enriched by examples of African sculpture; Native American ceramics, jewelry, and textiles; Asian paintings, prints, and sculpture; medieval manuscripts and sculpture; Old Master European paintings; ancient Egyptian, Greek, and Roman art; and American and European decorative arts and metalwork.
For more detailed information about this collection, visit the Barnes Foundation collection page.