Jean Baptiste Deshays art links
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[French Baroque Era Painter, 1729-1765]
Jean-Baptiste Deshays Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Louvre Museum Database, ParisArt Market:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Jean-Baptiste Deshays at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Jean-Baptiste Deshays at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Reclining Satyr, 1758/65
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Jean-Baptiste Deshays in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)
Le Singe peintre
Musee Magnin, Dijon, France
Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)
Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Tapestry showing a scene from Homer's Iliad: Hector Reproaching Paris
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(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)
Jean-Baptiste Deshays in the Web Gallery of Art Miscellaneous Sites:
California State University WorldImages Database
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The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National MuseumsArticles and Reference Sites:
St. Andrew Refusing to Worship Idols
Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.