William Etty art links 


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William Etty: Standing Female Nude, ca.1835-40
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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William Etty

[English Painter, 1787-1849]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Nudes.
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    William Etty Works Online    
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Pandora Crowned by the Seasons, 1823-24

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Female Nude in a Landscape, 1820

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteSmithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
The Golden Age

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick

Brighton & Hove Museums, England

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Seated male nude

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

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
The Sirens and Ulysses

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
2 works online

National Museums Liverpool, UK
The Judgement of Paris, ca.1825-26

New Art Gallery, Walsall, England
Standing Female Nude

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK
Sleeping Gladiator

The Huntington Library, California

University of Dundee Fine Art Collection, Scotland
The Wise and Foolish Virgins

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, England
Venus and Cupids

Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum, England
Goddess and Cupid

York Art Gallery, UK
Works by Etty, "York's controversial artist"

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
9 works online when last checked

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

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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 SiteWilliam Etty at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteWilliam Etty at The Athenaeum  
5 works online

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

William Etty at CGFA  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

The Victorian Web

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on William Etty  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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
Biographical info

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