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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

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

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

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

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 SitePompeo Batoni at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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About a dozen paintings online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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The Marchioness of Headfort Holding her Daughter Mary

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
2 works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SitePompeo Batoni at the Prado Museum, Madrid
Francis Basset, I Baron of Dunstanville, 1778

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")

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

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project

Pompeo Batoni in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

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
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2 works by Pompeo Batoni online

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 - Provenance Research Project
Cardinal Etienne-René Potier de Gesvres, 1758

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

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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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 Walters Art Museum, Maryland

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

Tyne & Wear Museums, England
Henry Swinburne, 1779

Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
Henry Swinburne

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

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)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SitePompeo Batoni in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SitePompeo Batoni at CGFA  

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

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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  
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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

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Pompeo Batoni: Pierre de Suffren-Saint-Tropez
Pierre de Suffren-Saint-Tropez

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Pompeo Batoni: Kaiser Joseph II and the Grand Duke Leopold of Tuscany
Kaiser Joseph II and the Grand Duke Leopold of Tuscany

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Venus and Cupid, 1785
Venus and Cupid, 1785

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Saint Mary Magdalen
Saint Mary Magdalen

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The Virgin Annunciate
The Virgin Annunciate

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