James Basire Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Art Market:
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
2 works online
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
National Library of Australia, Canberra
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
California State University WorldImages Database Articles and Reference Sites:
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Entry for the Basire family
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.