Marguerite Gérard Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
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Original works by Marguerite Gérard available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
First Steps, ca.1788
Artist Painting a Portrait of a Musician
Kress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
The Artist Painting her Husband's Portrait, ca.1780s
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Réunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)
One painting online (see page 2 of search results)
Davison Art Center at Wesleyan University, Connecticut
To the Genius of Franklin, etching, 1779
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Marguerite Gerard at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Marguerite Gerard in the Web Gallery of Art
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National MuseumsArticles and Reference Sites:
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.