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Albert Besnard

[French Painter, 1849-1934]

• Also known as:  Paul Albert Besnard
• Subject matter:  Specializes in History Painting.
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Original works by Albert Besnard available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of a Woman, 1890

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" A Family

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

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
La première d'Hernani. Avant la bataille.

Notable SiteSmithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Hammer Museum, California
Morphine Addicts, 1887
In the Embers, 1887

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

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Garnet Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley, 1880

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Pomona College Museum of Art, California
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State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
An Artist's Family
The Woman Pilgrim

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)

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 SiteAlbert Besnard at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAlbert Besnard at The Athenaeum
2 works online

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Albert Besnard at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Salon Acquisitions in France by the Service des Beaux-Arts, 1864-1901 (in French)  
(Vintage documentation; reproductions are monochrome but usually quite large)
Port d'Alger, from the Salon of 1895

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Articles and Reference Sites:
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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