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Louis-Léopold Boilly: The Card Sharp on the Boulevard, 1806
Photograph by Cliff, Creative Commons licensed


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Louis-Léopold Boilly

[French Painter and Printmaker, 1761-1845]

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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
A vase of flowers

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
A Painter, 1780s
At the Entrance, 1796-98
Politicians in the Tuileries Gardens, 1832
A Game of Billiards, 1807

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Three Young Artists in a Studio, 1820

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Arrival of the Stagecoach, 1803

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Arrival of a Stagecoach at the Messageries in Paris, 1803

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
12 paintings

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!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A Girl at a Window

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
A total of nine paintings displayed over 2 pages of search results

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Portrait of a Man

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Portrait of Sarah Bowdoin, ca.1806-08

Centraal Museum Database, Utrecht, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Head of a young boy

Five College Museums Collections Database, Massachusetts

Fondation Bemberg Museum, Toulouse, France
La Lettre
Le Cadeau délicat

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

Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas   NEW!

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris
La Descente de l'escalier

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Deux Amies, 1788

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Portrait de François-Adrien Boieldieu, compositeur

Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Lille, France (in French)  
Portrait de M. d'Aucourt de Saint-Just

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
2 paintings online

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
The Reading of the Bulletin of the Grand Army, 1807

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

University of Virginia Health Sciences Library
(There may be other examples of the artist's work throughout the online exhibit)

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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 SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly 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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California State University WorldImages Database  

Louis-Leopold Boilly at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Wellcome Images Collection, London  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National Museums
Gathering of Artists in Isabey's Studio

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Louis-Leopold Boilly  
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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.

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