Constantin Guys Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Constantin Guys at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Equipage in a Park, watercolor
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
Dans la rue, 1855
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
9 works by or related to the artist
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "G"
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland (in German)
Constantin Guys in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
New Art Gallery, Walsall, England
Dandies in the Park
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(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)
Constantin Guys at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UKArticles and Reference Sites:
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
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
"Boudoir Life", article by Michèle C. Cone
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)
Uppsala University, Sweden
"The Painter of Modern Life", by Baudelaire (Note: "M.C.G." = Monsieur Constantin Guys)
David Rimanelli of Artforum points to Charles Baudelaire as the first art critic in the modern sense.