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Franciabigio: Portrait of a Young Man at a Desk, 1522
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[Italian High Renaissance Painter, 1484-1525]

• Also known as:  Francesco di Cristofano
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Madonna with Child, ca.1514

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Standing Male Figure, 1515

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
A Young Man, ca.1520

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Madonna with Child and the Young St John, ca.1518/24 (Zoom)

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Portrait of a Man, 1517 (Zoom)

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Portrait of a Knight of Rhodes

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
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Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna (in Italian)  
Madonna col Bambino e San Giovannino

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Virtual Uffizi

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

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

Notable SiteArtcyclopedia
Masterscan feature: Portrait of a Man

Notable SiteFranciabigio at CGFA  

Notable SiteFranciabigio in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteFranciabigio (1484-1525)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Franciabigio  
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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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"Attributed to Franciabigio, ca.1500"

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