Leandro Bassano art links
Leandro Bassano Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Christ at the house of Simon the Pharisee, drawing
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
3 paintings online
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
Portrait of a Bearded Man, ca.1600
The Tower of Babel, ca.1600
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Prado Museum Database, Madrid NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
Portrait of a Man
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan
Gallerie di Palazzo Leoni Montanari, Vicenza, Italy
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)
(If the image is not clickable, click "Agrandir l'image" to enlarge the image)
National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
The Last Judgement, ca.1595-96
Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Pinacoteca Civica di Vicenza, Italy (in Italian)
Note that the black titles are not clickable but the dark gray titles are. Confusing.
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Portrait of a Man
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
JÚsus chassant les marchands du temple, drawing
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Wallace Collection, London, UK NEW!
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
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)
Leandro Bassano at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Leandro Bassano in the Web Gallery of Art
Leandro Bassano in the WebMuseum
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
California State University WorldImages Database
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
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
Wellcome Images Collection, London
Additional Image Search Tools:
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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