Domenico Beccafumi art links 


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Domenico Beccafumi: Christ's Descent into Hell (detail), 1530-35
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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Domenico Beccafumi

[Italian Mannerist Painter, ca.1486-1551]

• Also known as:  Domenico di Pace
• Relationships: Studied under Il Sodoma.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Mystical Marriage of St Catherine, ca.1521

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
3 works online by Beccafumi

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
A Vision of St. Catherine of Siena, 1528
The Baptism of Christ, 1528

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

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

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Publius Mutius Condemning His Colleagues to be Burnt, red chalk, ca.1529-35

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Frick Collection, New York City   NEW!
Head of a Man (recto); Sketch for the Façade of the Palazzo Borghesi, Siena; Seated Putti (verso)

Galleria Borghese, Rome
Madonna col Bambino e San Giovannino

Galleria Doria Pamphilj, Rome (in Italian)  

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)  
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Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

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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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Domenico Beccafumi at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Charity surrounded by children, ca.1525

Virtual Uffizi
Holy Family with the young Saint Jhon

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

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 SiteDomenico Beccafumi at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteDomenico Beccafumi in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Domenico Beccafumi at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Los Angeles Police Department, Art Theft Detail
Christ in Limbo

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Domenico Beccafumi  
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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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