John Gadsby Chapman art links
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John Gadsby Chapman
[American Painter, 1808-1889]
John Gadsby Chapman Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Greenville County Museum of Art, South Carolina
The Coronation of Powhatan, ca.1835
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
New-York Historical Society
2 paintings online
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
The Huntington Library, California
The Ransom Center at the University of Texas
Portrait of Davy Crockett
U.S. Capitol Art Collection
Baptism of Pocahontas at Jamestown, Virginia
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
John Gadsby Chapman at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
John Gadsby Chapman at The Athenaeum
2 works online
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
The Magazine Antiques
"The Baptism of Pocahontas" - article discussing Chapman's painting and its historical roots