Francois Le Moyne art links 


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François Le Moyne: Narcissus, 1728
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François Le Moyne

[French Rococo Era Painter, 1688-1737]

• Also known as:  François Lemoyne
• Subject matter:  Specializes in History Painting.
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Original works by François Le Moyne available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Woman Bathing

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Head of King Louis XV, 1729

Notable SiteFrancois Le Moyne at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Hercules and Omphale, 1724

Notable SiteFrancois Le Moyne at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Hercules Clubbing Cacus, pen and ink drawing, 1717

Notable SiteFrancois Le Moyne at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Two Men Standing and Looking Carefully to the Left, drawing, ca.1730

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Many works on paper online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Io (after Correggio)

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Francois Le Moyne in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
TÍte de vieillard barbu

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Cleopatra, ca.1722-24

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Putti Playing with the Accoutrements of Hercules

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Wallace Collection, London, UK
Perseus and Andromeda, 1723
Time Saving Truth from Falsehood and Envy

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
As "François Le Moyne"

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
As "François Lemoyne"

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 SiteGoogle Art Project
The Apotheosis of Hercules (Palace of Versailles, France)

Notable SiteFrancois Le Moyne at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFrancois Le Moyne in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
The Apotheosis of Hercules

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Hercules and Omphale

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database  

Francois Le Moyne at CGFA  

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
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

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Louis XV Giving Peace to Europe, 1729
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Narcissus, 1728
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