Charles Gleyre art links 


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Charles Gleyre: Two Women with Flowers, ca.1850
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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Charles Gleyre

[Swiss Academic Painter, 1806-1874]

• Relationships: Studied under Louis Hersent.
Gleyre's many Students included Gerome, Jean-Louis Hamon, Lecomte du Nouy, Edward Poynter, Claude Monet, Renoir, Frederic Bazille, Daniel Ridgway Knight, Frank B. Mayer and James McNeill Whistler.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
Head of Omphale

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland
3 paintings online

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIKART)  
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Art Market:
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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 SiteCharles Gleyre at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteCharles Gleyre at The Athenaeum  

Notable SiteCharles Gleyre in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

Orientalist Art of the Nineteenth Century
Jewish Woman, Smyrna, 1834

Orientalist Art of the Nineteenth Century
Three Fellahs, 1835

Orientalist Art of the Nineteenth Century
Angelica, 1834

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

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