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Louis-Léopold Boilly: The Card Sharp on the Boulevard, 1806
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Louis-Léopold Boilly

[French Painter and Printmaker, 1761-1845]

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Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

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, pen and ink drawing, 1803

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
12 paintings

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

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  

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

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
7 works by Louis-Leopold Boilly

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

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
The Geography Lesson

Louis-Leopold Boilly in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

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

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

University of Virginia Health Sciences Library
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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)

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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 SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLouis-Leopold Boilly at CGFA  

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  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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 SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Portrait of a Woman in a Cave, 1805
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Portrait of a King Charles Spaniel
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Gabrielle Arnault
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A Game Of Billiards
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