Alphonse Legros art links
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[French-born British Painter and Sculptor, 1837-1911]
Alphonse Legros Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Many works online
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Four Groups of Different Battalions of Lorraine, 1893
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Many works online
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database
Musée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" An Honourable Penitent
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Réunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)
Léon Gambetta, 1875
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums, Scotland
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
4 works online
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, UK
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
3 works by or related to the artist
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland NEW!
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
The Aged Spaniard
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
Southampton City Art Gallery, England
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Alphonse Legros at the The British Museum, London, UK
Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
Banks of the Marne
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked
D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections
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)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
Flickr Photo SharingMiscellaneous Sites:
A variety of prints from the Boston Public Library's collection
Google Art Project
Cupid and Psyche (Tate Britain, London)
Alphonse Legros in the WebMuseum
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
Alphonse Legros at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
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
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UKArticles and Reference Sites:
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Alphonse Legros
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
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