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Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi: The Lion of Belfort


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Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi

[French Sculptor, 1834-1904]

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Bartholdi's most famous work is New York City's monumental Liberty Enlightening the World - better known as the Statue of Liberty.


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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Statue of Liberty in New-York, ca.1893

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée Bartholdi, Colmar, France (in French)  

Notable SiteMusee d'Art Roger-Quilliot, Clermont-Ferrand, France (mostly in French)  
Statue équestre de Vercingétorix (Zoom)

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Liberty

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" The Good Samaritan

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteFrederic-Auguste Bartholdi at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
31 works by or related to the artist

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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 SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  
Images of some of Bartholdi's works, with subcategories for the Statue of Libery and the Lion of Belfort

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

California State University WorldImages Database  

Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project  
Bartholdi Fountain

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Bartholdi Park at the United States Botanic Garden, Washington, D.C.

Paris Sculptures Blog (in French)  

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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
Biographical info

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