Luca Giordano art links 


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Luca Giordano: The Marriage of the Virgin, ca.1688


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Luca Giordano

[Italian Baroque Era Painter, ca.1634-1705]

• Relationships: Studied under Pietro da Cortona and Jusepe de Ribera.
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Original works by Luca Giordano available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteLuca Giordano at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
The Entombment of Christ, ca.1659/60

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
The Marriage Feast at Cana, drawing

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
7 works by Giordano

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Allegory, 1670

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Deposition of Christ, ca.1655

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Isaac Blesses Jacob (Zoom)

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Mars and Venus, Captured by Vulcan, 1670 (Zoom)

Notable SiteLuca Giordano at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Adoration of the Shepherds, ca.1688

Notable SiteLuca Giordano at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Marriage of the Virgin, ca.1688

Notable SiteLuca Giordano at the Louvre Museum, Paris
St. Cecilia at the organ surrounded by angels, 1650-60

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
6 paintings

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
The Annunciation, 1672
The Flight into Egypt

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
Madonna and Child with Souls in Purgatory, ca.1665

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteLuca Giordano at the Prado Museum, Madrid
In-depth analysis of Giordano's ceiling fresco in the Casón del Buen Retiro

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

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

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
12 works online

Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Vienna (in German)  
Venus and Mars Imprisoned by Vulcan

Art Gallery at the University of New Hampshire, Durham
Venice Crowned, ink and wash drawing

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
The Toilet of Bathsheba

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
The Plague

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
St. Sebastian and the Holy Women

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Rest on the Flight into Egypt, 1675

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Venus, Hercules and Mercury (Allegory of Divine Wisdom)

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
The Triumph of Judith

Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)  
Apollo and Daphne

Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Count Harrach Collection at Rohrau Castle, Vienna
The Judgement of Paris

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

Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)  

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Le Bon Samaritain

Musei Civici di Ascoli Piceno, Marche Region, Italy (in Italian)  
Transito di San Giuseppe

Museo de Bellas Artes de Valencia, Spain (in Spanish)  
Toma de Gaeta

Museo de Bellas Artes de Valencia, Spain (in Spanish)  
San Bartolomé

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

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

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

Museum of the Hispanic Society of America, New York City
Ecstasy of St. Mary Magdalene

Narodna Galerija (National Gallery), Ljubljana, Slovenia (in Slovenian)  

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Archangel Gabriel appearing to St Zachary, ca.1650

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Rape of the Sabines, ca.1680

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
2 works online

National Museum of Art of Romania
Hercule's Fight with Centaurus Nessus

National Museum of Art of Romania
The Circumcision

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
The Finding of Moses, ca.1685-90

Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)  

Palazzo Montecitorio, Rome (mostly in Italian)  
Venere dormiente

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Pinacoteca Provinciale di Bari, Italy (in Italian)  
(Click on the picture of a diskette to expand images)
S. Giovanni da Capestrano appare a S. Pietro d'Alcantara

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
La nativité

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Judith Displaying the Head of Holofernes, 1703-04
The Discovery of the Body of Holofernes, 1703-04

Seattle Art Museum

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
The Death of Lucretia

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)  

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

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

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
Quite a few works online

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!

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 SiteLuca Giordano at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLuca Giordano in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteLuca Giordano in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

California State University WorldImages Database  


Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

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

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Art Museum Image Consortium
The Battle between the Israelites and the Amalekites

Collection of the Banca Popolare di Sondrio, Italy (in Italian)  

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Luca Giordano  
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

International Herald Tribune (now part of the New York Times organization)
"Will the Real Giordano Stand Up?," article by Roderick Conway Morris

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