Theodore Gericault art links 


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Théodore Géricault: Evening Landscape with an Aqueduct, 1818
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg


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Théodore Géricault

[French Romantic Painter, 1791-1824]

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

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Horses and Riders (verso)

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Wounded soldiers in a cart, 1814-17

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum PHAROS Website, Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
66 works online by Gericault

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Officer of the Chasseurs commanding a charge, ca.1812

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Opening of the Doors of the Spanish Inquisition, 1822-23

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Raft of the Medusa, ca.1819

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Woman with Gambling Mania

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
21 painting

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Page forward for numerous works on paper by Théodore Géricault

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A Horse frightened by Lightning

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Mameluke defending a wounded trumpeter, chalk lithograph, 1818

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
3 works online

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Head of a Youth, ca.1821-24

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Study of a Severed Arm and Legs, 1818-19

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Trumpeter of the Hussars on Horseback, ca.1815-20

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
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Horses in the Paddock

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

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas   NEW!

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Portrait of a Young Man
Portrait of Siméon Bonnesoeur-Bourginière
, ca.1812-15

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France (in French)  
La Monomane de l'envie

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Satyre et Nymphe, sculpture in stone, ca.1818

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Étude pour Le Radeau de « la Méduse »

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
3 paintings online

Musee Jenisch, Vevey, Switzerland (in French)  
Homme tombant à la renverse, ca.1818

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

New Art Gallery, Walsall, England
2 works online

Oskar Reinhart Collection, Switzerland
A Man suffering from Delusions of Military Rank, ca.1819-22

Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Lille, France (in French)  
La course des chevaux libres à Rome, étude

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Saint-Martin partageant son manteau

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Head of a Drowned Man, ca.1819

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Seattle Art Museum

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Theodore Gericault at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

U.S. Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
Le Retour de Russie (The Return from Russia)

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
The Flemish Farrier, lithograph, 1821

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
Wounded Soldiers in a Cart, 1817-18

Flemish Art Collection, Belgium
Portrait of a Kleptomaniac, 1820-24

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 SiteTheodore Gericault at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteTheodore Gericault at The Artchive  

Notable SiteThe Athenaeum  
7 works online by Gericault

Notable SiteWeb Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Boston College Fine Arts Department


Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

Olga's Gallery
16 paintings

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Theodore Gericault  
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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
Biographical info

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 41): Theodore Gericault

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Man with the Monomania of Child Kidnapping

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Gericault in Italy


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