Theodore Chasseriau art links 


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Théodore Chassériau: The Tepidarium, 1853
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Théodore Chassériau

[French Romantic Painter, 1819-1856]

• Relationships: Studied under Ingres.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits/History Painting.
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Original works by Théodore Chassériau available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Portrait of Raymond de Magnoncourt, 1851

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Esther Preparing Herself to Meet King Ahasuerus, 1841

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Interior of an Arab School in Constantine, 1846

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Portrait of Marie d'Agoult, 1841

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Three Scenes in the Life of St. Mary the Egyptian, 1842

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
12 paintings

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Skip forward a few pages to discover many works on paper by Chassériau online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusee d'Art Roger-Quilliot, Clermont-Ferrand, France (mostly in French)  
La défense des Gaules (Zoom)

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Arab Chiefs

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Tepidarium

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  
Study of Two Heads

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
3 works online

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Othello: Plate VII, etching, 1844

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Othello: Plate XI, etching, 1844

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
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Arabs after Battle with Spahis

Five College Museums Collections Database, Massachusetts

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

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Plate from Othello, etching, 1844

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Plate 14 from Othello, etching, 1844

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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 SiteTheodore Chasseriau at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau at The Athenaeum  
18 works online

Notable SiteTheodore Chasseriau in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWebMuseum  

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)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Les Peintres Orientalistes (in French)  
Saint François Xavier baptisant les Indiens

Orientalist Art of the Nineteenth Century
Two Young Constantine Jewesses Rocking a Child

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Theodore Chasseriau  
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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

The New York Observer
"Romantic Chassériau, A Secondary Painter In Huge Exhibition", article by Hilton Kramer

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