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Alexandre Cabanel: The Birth of Venus, 1875
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg


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Alexandre Cabanel

[French Academic Painter, 1823-1889]

• Relationships: Studied under François-Edouard Picot.
Cabanel's students included Henri Regnault, Jules Bastien-Lepage, Fernand Cormon, Edouard Debat-Ponsan, Émile Friant, Henri Gervex, Thomas Hovenden, Jules Girardet and Eugene Vail.
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Original works by Alexandre Cabanel 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 Countess Elizabeth Vorontsova-Dashkova, 1873
Portrait of Countess de Koller (nee Maria Riznich)
Portrait of Prince Konstantin Gorchakov
, 1868

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" The Birth of Venus

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" The Death of Francesca da Rimini and Paolo Malatesta

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Phaedra, 1880

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Albaydé, 1848

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
Madame Pereire

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
La Chiaruccia, 1848
Self-Portrait, 1852

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Dahesh Museum, New York City (Zoomable)
3 works online

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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 SiteAlexandre Cabanel at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAlexandre Cabanel at The Athenaeum  
25 works online by Cabanel

Notable SiteAlexandre Cabanel in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteAlexandre Cabanel in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Alexandre Cabanel at ArtMagick

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Alexandre Cabanel at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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Rasiel's Wallpapers
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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

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
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UK Government Art Collection

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

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

Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide
Alexandre Cabanel's Portraits of the American 'Aristocracy' of the Early Gilded Age

The Village Voice
"Academic Grooves", 1998 article by Peter Schjeldahl (via Artnet)

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