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Arthur Devis: Sir George and Lady Strickland at Boynton Hall, 1751
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Arthur Devis

[English Painter, ca.1712-1787]

• Relationships: Half-brother of Anthony Devis.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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Original works by Arthur Devis available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Portrait of Sir John van Hatten, 1753

Notable SiteArthur Devis at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteArthur Devis at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
3 works by Arthur Devis

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Two studies of the head of a Burmese girl

Ferens Art Gallery, Kingston upon Hull, England
Sir George and Lady Strickland in the Grounds of Boynton Hall, 1751

Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, England
Illustrated .PDF information sheet about Arthur Devis

Arthur Devis in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
The Clavey family in their garden at Hampstead

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
3 paintings online

National Museums Liverpool, UK
Mr and Mrs Atherton

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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2 works by Arthur Devis online

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
The Duet, 1749

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

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

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Art Market:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteArthur Devis in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteArthur Devis at CGFA  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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A Family Group on a Terrace in a Garden, 1749
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