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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

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, pen and ink drawing, 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 SiteLodovico Carracci at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

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

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
2 works by Lodovico Carracci

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Reclining Faun

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
St Francis in Meditation

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

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

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Lodovico Carracci in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

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

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida - Provenance Research
St. James Major Guided by an Angel

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
(Tip: On the zoom-in page, use the slider bar to magnify the image)

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
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Symbols + Monograms
Scroll down to monogram 198

Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteLodovico Carracci in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLodovico Carracci at CGFA  

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
Christ in the Wilderness, Served by Angels (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin)

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)  
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California State University WorldImages Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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 SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

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

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.
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Ludovico Carracci (Drawing Gallery series)


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