Giorgione: Portrait of a Young Man, 1510
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)
Giorgione Works Online
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Original works by Giorgione 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!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Virgin and Child in a Landscape, ca.1503
Adoration of the Christ Child, ca.1506
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
2 paintings online; see the "Italy 15th - 16th centuries" section
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Moses and the Burning Bush
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice (mostly in Italian)
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Moess Undergoes Trial by Fire
The Judgment of Solomon
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Google Art ProjectMiscellaneous Sites:
The Adoration of the Kings (National Gallery, London)
Google Art Project
Moses undergoing Trial by Fire (Uffizi Gallery, Florence)
Giorgione at The Art Renewal Center
Giorgione at The Artchive
Giorgione in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
Giorgione at CGFA
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
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
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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Jacques-Edouard Berger FoundationArticles and Reference Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Giorgione
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Laura, 1506
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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