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James Barry

[Irish Neoclassical Painter, 1741-1806]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in History Painting.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Reclining male nude (recto)

Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
Portraits of Barry and Burke in the Characters of Ulysses and his Companion, ca.1776

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna (in Italian)  
Philoctete nell'isola di Lemnos

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Self Portrait, ca.1777

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Art Fund for UK Museums

Art Market:
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(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

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(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteJames Barry at CGFA  

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
King Lear Weeping over the Dead Body of Cordelia (Tate Britain, London)

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

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

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Online Archive of California
The Discovery of Adam and Eve

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on James Barry  
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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
Biographical info

Apollo Magazine
Article: "A grasp of mind"

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Portrait of the 1st Duke of Northumberland
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