Obelisk Art History
United States

Artworks from the Library of Congress

loc
Library of Congress, United States
Small Red Blossoms on a Vine, Katsushika Hokusai

Small Red Blossoms on a Vine

Katsushika Hokusai, 1830
Self-portrait, Robert Cornelius

Self-portrait

Robert Cornelius, 1839
View of intersection of Eighth Street and Market Street, Philadelphia, Robert Cornelius

View of intersection of Eighth Street and Market Street, Philadelphia

Robert Cornelius, 1840
The Horse in Motion, Eadweard Muybridge

The Horse in Motion

Eadweard Muybridge, 1878
Zoopraxiscope, a couple waltzing, Eadweard Muybridge

Zoopraxiscope, a couple waltzing

Eadweard Muybridge, 1893
Zoopraxiscope, Athletes Boxing, Eadweard Muybridge

Zoopraxiscope, Athletes Boxing

Eadweard Muybridge, 1893
Amos Two Bulls — Profile, Gertrude Käsebier

Amos Two Bulls — Profile

Gertrude Käsebier, 1900
Wife of American Horse, Dakota Sioux, Gertrude Käsebier

Wife of American Horse, Dakota Sioux

Gertrude Käsebier, 1900
Calaveras from the heap, José Guadalupe Posada

Calaveras from the heap

José Guadalupe Posada, 1910
Victory Arch and Flatiron Bldg, Early Photography

Victory Arch and Flatiron Bldg

1919
Claude McKay and Baroness von Freytag, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

Claude McKay and Baroness von Freytag

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, 1920
Self-portrait as a dancer, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

Self-portrait as a dancer

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, 1920
Migrant Mother, Dorothea Lange

Migrant Mother

Dorothea Lange, 1936
Eighteen year-old mother from Oklahoma, now a California migrant, Dorothea Lange

Eighteen year-old mother from Oklahoma, now a California migrant

Dorothea Lange, 1937
Refugee families encamped near Holtville, California, Dorothea Lange

Refugee families encamped near Holtville, California

Dorothea Lange, 1937
African American and White Soldiers aboard A Ship, Gordon Parks

African American and White Soldiers aboard A Ship

Gordon Parks, 1941
American Gothic, Gordon Parks

American Gothic

Gordon Parks, 1942
Mrs. Ella Watson, Gordon Parks

Mrs. Ella Watson

Gordon Parks, 1942
Negro Women In Her Bedroom, Gordon Parks

Negro Women In Her Bedroom

Gordon Parks, 1942
Portrait of Paul Robeson, Gordon Parks

Portrait of Paul Robeson

Gordon Parks, 1942
Photographers from the Negro press, Gordon Parks

Photographers from the Negro press

Gordon Parks, 1942
Featured Collections
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Art Institute of Chicago, United States

Art Institute of Chicago

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

The last Mondrian in a modernist palace

Obelisk uses cookies to measure site usage, helping us understand our readers' interests and improve the site. By continuing to browse this site you agree to the use of cookies. Cookie Policy