Nicolas Lancret Works Online
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Original works by Nicolas Lancret available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Alte Pinakothek, Munich, GermanyArt Market:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!
Nicolas Lancret at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
The Repast of the Hunting Party, ca.1725
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
7 works by Lancret
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Dance before a Fountain, 1730
Two Seated Men, 1740
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Drawings collection online
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
Dance in a Garden
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Man seated on the ground
Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan
Fondation Bemberg Museum, Toulouse, France
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)
National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Sleeping Shepherdess, ca.1730
Palazzo Bianco, Genoa, Italy
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Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Wallace Collection, London, UK
11 paintings online
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist SignaturesPictures from Image Archives:
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Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)
Nicolas Lancret at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Nicolas Lancret in the Web Gallery of Art
Nicolas Lancret in the WebMuseum
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Nicolas Lancret at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Dance before a Fountain
Farbdia Archiv (Color Slide Archive) (in German)
Thousands of photographs of fresco cycles and wall decorations in churches and other buildings in and around Germany.
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New York Public Library Digital Gallery
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National MuseumsArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Nicolas Lancret
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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
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)