Léonard Defrance Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, RussiaArt Market:
Leonard Defrance at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Museum Bredius, Netherlands
National Museums Liverpool, UK
Interior of a Foundry
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
3 works online
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Interior of a Foundry, 1789
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial SiteArticles and Reference Sites:
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)