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Lodovico Carracci: The Dream of Saint Catherine of Alexandria
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Lodovico Carracci

[Italian Baroque Era Painter, 1555-1619]

• Also known as:  Ludovico Carracci
Ludovic Carrache
• Relationships: Cousin of Agostino Carracci and Annibale Carracci.
Carracci's students included Guido Reni, Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi, Francesco Albani, Remigio Cantagallina, Pietro Faccini and Alessandro Tiarini.
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Original works by Lodovico Carracci 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
A Group of Angels with Flowers and Vases.
A Group of Angels with Wreaths and Books

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Four Studies of Heads, ca.1585
St. Sebastian Thrown into the Cloaca Maxima, 1612

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Body of St Sebastian Thrown into the Cloaca Maxima, 1612

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Page forward a couple of times for many works on paper by Lodovico Carracci

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
2 works online

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

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Reclining Faun

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK   NEW!

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Madonna and Child with Angels, engraving

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Musei Civici d'Arte Antica, Bologna, Italy (in Italian)  
Il Redentore, il Padre Eterno e l'Annunciazione

Musei Civici d'Arte Antica, Bologna, Italy (in Italian)  
Testa di vecchia

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Portrait of the Countess Bentivoglio, ca.1597-99

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
The Assumption of the Virgin, ca.1586-87

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Madonna and Child with Angels, ca.1595-1610

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

Palazzo Rosso, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
Click the "right" arrow until you get to Sala 4. If the "zoom" version of the images does not come up, try this page instead.

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna (in Italian)  
Many works online

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Self-portrait (Autoritratto) of Lodovico Carracci

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
3 paintings online

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"

Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK
A kneeling youth

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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 SiteGoogle Art Project
Christ in the Wilderness, Served by Angels (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin)

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

California State University WorldImages Database  

Lodovico Carracci at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

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

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Banca Popolare dell'Emilia Romagna Collection, Italy (in Italian)  

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Lodovico Carracci  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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
Biographical info

"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.
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Ludovico Carracci (Drawing Gallery series)


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