Charles Brooking Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, CardiffArt Market:
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Jersey Heritage Trust, UK
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
Many works online
St. Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, UK
Merchant Ships Passing in The Channel
Tate Gallery, London, UK
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Charles Brooking in the Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Charles Brooking in the Web Gallery of Art
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
UK Government Art CollectionArticles and Reference Sites:
Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
Charles Brooking and the 18th Century British Marine Painters