Sofonisba Anguissola art links
Sofonisba Anguissola Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!Art Market:
Kress 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
Prado 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)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Sofonisba Anguissola at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Sofonisba Anguissola in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia 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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Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the PresentArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Sofonisba Anguissola
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia