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John Sell Cotman

[English Romantic Painter, 1782-1842]

• Relationships: Father of painters John Joseph Cotman and Miles Edmund Cotman.
Uncle of Frederic George Cotman.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
14 works from the museum's prints and drawings collection

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!
Many works online

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Bolton Art Gallery, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

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

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Norwich Museums, England

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Pierpont Morgan Library, New York City
Trees and Cows at Ashted Park, Surrey, pencil drawing

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

John Sell Cotman at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
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Art Fund for UK Museums
Quite a few works online

D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections

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 SiteJohn Sell Cotman at The Art Renewal Center

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Miscellaneous Sites:
National Fine Art Education Digital Collection, UK

Terry Fenton: Landscape Painter and Writer on Art

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Sell Cotman  
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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

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