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William Powell Frith

[English Painter, 1819-1909]

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Original works by William Powell Frith available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Retribution, 1880

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Othello and Desdomona

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK
"Artist of the Month" profile

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick

Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand

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

Dahesh Museum, New York City (Zoomable)
The Pet Fawn

Dunedin Public Art Gallery, New Zealand
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Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

National Museums Liverpool, UK
The New Frock

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Charles II and Lady Castlemaine, 1899

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter, England
The Fair Toxophilites, 1872

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

York Art Gallery, UK
Birthday Party, 1854

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Art Fund for UK Museums
7 works online when last checked

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Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 Powell Frith at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteWilliam Powell Frith at The Athenaeum  
6 works online

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

William Powell Frith at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
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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"

Shakespeare Illustrated

The Modernist Journals Project
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The Victorian Web

UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on William Powell Frith  
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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

Spartacus Educational Books

The London Evening Standard
"A Dickens of a painter", 2006 article by Brian Sewell

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