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Pompeo Batoni: Charles Joseph Crowle, ca.1761-62


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Pompeo Batoni

[Italian Rococo Era Painter, 1708-1787]

• Also known as:  Pompeo Girolamo Batoni
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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    Pompeo Batoni Works Online    
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Portrait of Duchess Sforza Cesarini

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteDetroit Institute of Arts, Michigan   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
The 7th Earl of Northampton

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum PHAROS Website, Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Mercury Crowning Philosophy, "Mother" of the Arts, 1747
Hercules at the Crossroads, 1765
The Continence of Scipio, ca.1771-72
The Holy Family with SS Elizabeth and John the Baptist, 1777
Thetis Takes Achilles from the Centaur Chiron, 1770

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
John Talbot, 1773
Christ in Glory with Four Saints

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
3 paintings online in high resolution

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Italy 17th – 18th centuries" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Hercules at the Crossroads, 1748 (Zoom)
Venus Presenting Aeneas with Armour Forged by Vulcan, 1748 (Zoom)

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
3 paintings

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
William Fermor, 1758

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteVatican Museums, Vatican City
Portrait of Pius VI

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Portrait of John Wodehouse

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Boughton House, Northamptonshire, UK
Lord Brudenell in 1758

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
3 works

Museo del Corso, Rome (in Italian)  
Ritratto della Principessa Giacinta Orsini Boncompagni Ludovisi

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

Museu Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
2 works online

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
The Triumph of Venice, 1737

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter, England
John Rolle Walter, 1753

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Portrait of Cardinal Jean-Francois Joseph de Rochechouart, 1762

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Slovenská Národná Galéria (Slovak National Gallery), Bratislava, Slovakia

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"

Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)  
Click "Immagini" to see a large image from a 2003 exhibition

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Huntington Library, California

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
Henry Swinburne, 1779

Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Pompeo Batoni, James Stewart of Killymoon, 1767

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
Portrait of Philip Livingston

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Edward Howard, 1766

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
8 works online when last checked

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SitePompeo Batoni at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SitePompeo Batoni in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Pompeo Batoni at CGFA  

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

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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:
Capella Academica, Vienna (in German)  
(The thumbnail is missing but the link is still clickable)

Dickinson Agents and Dealers in Fine Art, London, UK -- Notable past sales

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Pompeo Batoni  
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

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