Johann Joachim Kändler Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
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Johann Joachim Kandler at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Postmaster "Baron" Schmiedel, 1739
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Turkey, porcelain, 1733
Group of Japanese Figures, porcelain, 1745
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Johann Joachim Kandler at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama
Seated Harlequin with a Tankard, ca.1740
Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Figure of a Goat; and Figure of a Goat and Kid
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Germany
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked
(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)
Wikimedia Commons Image Database Articles and Reference Sites:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Johann Joachim Kandler
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.