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Alonso Cano: Mary, 1646-50
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Alonso Cano

[Spanish Baroque Era Painter and Sculptor, 1601-1667]

• Relationships: Studied under Francisco Pacheco.
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Infant Jesus and St John, ca.1665
The Crucifixion, ca.1640
The Death of St Joseph

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
The Virgin and Child Appearing to Two Bishops, 1652

Notable SiteAlonso Cano at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Saint John the Evangelist, 1635-37

Notable SiteAlonso Cano at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Two studies for Madonna of the Rosary, pen and ink drawing, ca.1665-66

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseo de Bellas Artes de Sevilla, Seville, Spain (in Spanish)  
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San Francisco de Borja

Notable SiteAlonso Cano at the Prado Museum, Madrid
7 works online

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
17 works by or related to the artist

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
The Miracle of Saint Dominic in Soriano, ca.1652-67

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
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Alonso Cano in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Museo de Bellas Artes de Valencia, Spain (in Spanish)  
Predicación de San Vicente Ferrer

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museo San Gregorio, National Museum of Sculpture, Valladolid, Spain (in Spanish)  
More works are in the museum database, which unfortunately cannot be linked to. Click "Ficha Completa" to see detail records for each item.

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona
Saint Anthony the Abbot

Museum of the Hispanic Society of America, New York City
Portrait of an Ecclesiastic

National Museum of Art of Romania
Christ at the Column

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Saint John the Evangelist's Vision of God, 1638
Saint John the Evangelist's Vision of the Lamb, 1638

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Wallace Collection, London, UK

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Christ Bearing the Cross, ca.1635-37

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Art Market:
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Symbols + Monograms
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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 SiteAlonso Cano at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAlonso Cano in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteAlonso Cano in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database  

Alonso Cano at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Los Angeles Police Department, Art Theft Detail

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Alonso Cano  
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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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