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Sofonisba Anguissola: Philipp II
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Sofonisba Anguissola

[Italian Mannerist Painter, 1532-1625]

• Relationships: Sister of Lucia Anguissola.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Double Portrait of a Boy and Girl of the Attavanti Family, ca.1580-85

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Double Portrait of a Boy and Girl of the Attavanti Family

Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
Portrait of the Artist's Sister Minerva

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

Poznan National Museum, Poznan, Poland

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Danish Museums Online (in Danish)  
(You can switch to English by going to the very top of the site, but the viewable works are much fewer)

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteSofonisba Anguissola at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteSofonisba Anguissola in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  


RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
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Miscellaneous Sites:
Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Sofonisba Anguissola  
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Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

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