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Benjamin Constant: Favorite of the Emir, 1879
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Benjamin Constant

[French Painter, 1845-1902]

• Also known as:  Benjamin-Constant
Jean Joseph Benjamin Constant
• Relationships: Benjamin-Constant's many students included Ernest Leonard Blumenschein, Frank Dumond, William Horton, William Kendall, Caroline Lord, Granville Redmond, Guy Rose, Joseph Henry Sharp, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Sears Gallagher and Charles Courtney Curran.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Orientalism.
• Browse all:  French artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of Marina Derviz, ca.1899

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
Queen Victoria, 1899

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, Scotland

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Dahesh Museum, New York City (Zoomable)
Seated Arabs

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Portrait de ses Deux Fils, 1899

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Portrait d'Homme de la Renaissance

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Portrait de Jean Montfraix a L'Age de 12 Ans, ca.1893

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)  

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
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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 SiteBenjamin Constant at The Art Renewal Center
9 paintings

Notable SiteBenjamin Constant at The Athenaeum  
6 works online by Constant

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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Rasiel's Wallpapers
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State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Arabic Culture Page
At the Bazaar

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Benjamin Constant  
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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.

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