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Timothy H. O'Sullivan  1840-1882, US

(Timothy O’Sullivan)
Rank (2014): 5637 

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USA 45
France 2
Spain 1
Italy 1
Germany 1

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William Henry Jackson  16158 18
Ansel Adams  419 15
Eadweard Muybridge  900 13

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  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 5
  The Corcoran Gallery of Art, USA 3
  Fraenkel Gallery, USA 3

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1840 Born in New York City, NY (US)

14.1.1882 Died in Staten Island, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 50  Please report missing Information

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   Timothy O’Sullivan: The King Survey Photographs - Binghamton University Art Museum, Binghamton, NY

   Timothy H. O’Sullivan - The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

   Timothy H. O'Sullivan: The King Survey Photographs - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Early Photojournalism - L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York City, NY
   Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

   American Frontiers: The Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan 1867-1874 - Blaffer Gallery - The Art Museum of the University of Houston, Houston, TX

   American Frontiers: The Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan, 1867-1874 - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

   Timothy O’Sullivan - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA


to top Group shows   42

   Terra Firma: Landscapes from the Photography and Media Arts Collection - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Les Désastres De La Guerre. 1800-2014 - Musée du Louvre-Lens, Lens
Description  Beyond Earth Art - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

   A Democracy of Images: Photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

   Shadows of History: Photographs of the Civil War from the Collection of Julia J. Norrell - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Masters of American Photography - Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ

   Icons of American Photographie - Frick Art & Historical Center, Pittsburg, PA
   Beyond Beauty: Photographs from the Duke University Special Collections Library - Duke University, Durham, NC
   Into the Sunset: Photography's Image of the American West - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   In Focus: The Landscape - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

   Picturing the West: Masterworks of 19th Century Landscape Photography - Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
   Highlights from the Photography Collection - Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL
   Third View, Second Sites - Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
   Visions de l'Ouest - photographies de l'exploration américaine, 1860-1880 - Musée des Impressionnismes Giverny, Giverny

Description and image  The Modern West: American Landscapes, 1890-1950 - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   25th Anniversary Summer Celebration - Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
   Aura of the Photograph: The Image as Object - Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL
   One/Many - Western American Survey Photographs by Bell and O'Sullivan - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL

Description  Keeping Shadows: Photography from the Worcester Art Museum - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
Description  The American West 1871-74: Photogr. fr. the American Geograph. Society Library - Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
   Personal Perspectives - Aspects of American Photography - The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
Description  Masterworks of American Photography - Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
   American Sublime - Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH

Description  Common Ground - Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Eloquent Vistas - Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA

   Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro Collection of American Photography - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
   An Eye for Exploration - Photographs from the Jonathan Stein Collection - Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH

   Photography and Perception: Exploring the Western Landscape - Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, UT

   Cosmos - From Goya to De Chirico from Friedrich to Kiefer - Palazzo Grassi - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice

   Mapping the West: Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Photographs from the Boston Public Library - - Emerson Gallery at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY (closed, 2011)
   Before the Lens: Images of the Imagemakers - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY

   Ansel Adams and the Nineteenth-Century Landscape Photograph - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH

   Myth of the West - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
   Photography Until Now - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   American Dreams - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

   American Landscape Photographs Of The Nineteenth Century - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Timothy O’Sullivan And William Bell - The Wheeler Survey, 1871 – 1874 - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   American Landscapes - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Before Photography: Painting and the Invention of Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   documenta 6 - Documenta, Kassel

   Documentary Photograph as a Work of Art: American Photographs 1860-1876 - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL

   The Photographer and the American Landscape - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY


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 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
 Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
 GRAM - Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI
 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 The Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame, IN
 Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV
 George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
 Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC


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