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Jules Breton

[French Realist Painter, 1827-1906]

• Also known as:  Jules Adolphe Aimé Louis Breton
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Original works by Jules Breton available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteJules Breton at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Fire in a Haystack, 1856

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on Calling in the Gleaners

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
4 works by Jules Breton online

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

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
2 works online

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

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, Scotland

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Chi-Mei Museum, Taiwan (in Chinese)  
La bénédiction des blés

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Dahesh Museum, New York City (Zoomable)
Study for The Snack

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
The Vintage at Château Lagrange, 1864
The Weeders, 1860

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Religious Procession

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Quimper, France (in French)  

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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The Feast of Saint John

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota, Duluth
By the Sea, 1865

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Young Peasant Girl with a Hoe, 1882

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Reapers

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
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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 SiteJules Breton at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJules Breton at The Athenaeum  
11 works online by Breton

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Jules Breton at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Rasiel's Wallpapers
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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Fine Arts Conservancy, Florida
Interesting before-and-after examples of artwork restorations
Dans La Plaine, 1896

Articles and Reference Sites:
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

Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911 Edition
Complete article, now in the public domain. Obviously, some facts may have changed since 1911.

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Jules Breton: Song of the Lark
Song of the Lark

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Jules Breton: The Weeders
The Weeders

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The Gleaner, 1877
The Gleaner, 1877

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Calling in the Gleaners, 1859
Calling in the Gleaners, 1859

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