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Maurice Quentin de La Tour: Portrait of Gabriel Bernard de Rieux, 1739-41
Photograph by Marshall Astor, Creative Commons licensed


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Maurice Quentin de La Tour

[French Rococo Era Painter, 1704-1788]

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Original works by Maurice Quentin de La Tour available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Gabriel Bernard de Rieux, 1739
Portrait of Louis de Silvestre, 1753

Notable SiteMaurice Quentin de La Tour at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Full-length portrait of the Marquise de Pompadour, 1748-55

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseo Glauco Lombardi, Parma, Italy
Portrait of Duke Filippo di Borbone

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Henry Dawkins

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
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Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris
Portrait de la présidente de Rieux

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
Portrait of Duval de l'Épinoy

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

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Art Fund for UK Museums
Portrait of Prince Charles Edward Stewart, 1746-48

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Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteMaurice Quentin de La Tour at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteMaurice Quentin de La Tour in the Web Gallery of Art  

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Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

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California State University WorldImages Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Portrait of Gabriel Bernard de Rieux, ca.1739-41

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
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State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Maurice Quentin de La Tour  
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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.

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