Alexandre Gabriel Decamps art links
Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Study of a mulatto woman, 1820-25
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
5 works by Decamps
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Many works on paper online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Rustic Courtyard in Fontainebleau
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Turkish merchant
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Réunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)
Jeune orientale assise sur un divan fumant
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
A monkey playing a lute
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Young Oriental woman in an interior
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Job and His Friends, ca.1855
Musee Magnin, Dijon, France
Museo Glauco Lombardi, Parma, Italy
Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)
Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Passing By on the Other Side
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas
The Wallace Collection, London, UK NEW!
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
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
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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Orientalist Art of the Nineteenth CenturyArticles and Reference Sites:
Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps
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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.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia