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Aleksandr Benois

[Russian Symbolist Painter, 1870-1960]

• Also known as:  Alexandre Benois
Alexander Benois
• Relationships: Uncle of Nadia Benois.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Costume Design for a Musician in Le Pavillon d'Armide

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
View of the "Trelyazh" (Trellis) Pavilion and Fountain "Eve", Peterhof, 1918
View of the "Monplaisir" and Catherine's Block, Peterhof, 1918-22

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

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

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

Tver Art Gallery, Tver, Russia (in Russian)  
The 8th thumbnail on the page is by Aleksandr Benois

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Auburn University Liberal Arts Department

History of Russian Painting

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Aleksandr Benois  
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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

The Magazine Antiques
Image 8 in the slideshow is The Bedroom of Czarina Maria Alexandrovna, Gatchina Palace, ca.1900

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