Nicolas Lancret art links 


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Nicolas Lancret: Le Moulinet
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Nicolas Lancret

[French Rococo Era Painter, 1690-1743]

• Relationships: Studied under Claude Gillot and was strongly influenced by Jean-Antoine Watteau.
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Original works by Nicolas Lancret 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 SiteNicolas Lancret at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
The Repast of the Hunting Party, ca.1725

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
7 works by Lancret

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Dance before a Fountain, 1730
Two Seated Men, 1740

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
9 paintings

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational 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
Fête galante

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

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Les Baigneuses

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Sleeping Shepherdess, ca.1730

Palazzo Bianco, Genoa, Italy
Use the "right" arrow to advance to Sala 24 in order to see a painting by Nicolas Lancret

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Huntington Library, California

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

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)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteNicolas Lancret at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteNicolas Lancret in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteNicolas Lancret in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld 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.
Click "Galerie" for a normal overview; click "digilib" to zoom in.

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National Museums

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Nicolas Lancret  
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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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

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