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[Italian Mannerist Architect, ca.1513-1583]
Pirro Ligorio Works Online
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
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Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
27 works by or related to the artist
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Design for an ornamental border
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Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Miscellaneous Sites:
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California State University WorldImages Database
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Jacques-Edouard Berger FoundationArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Pirro Ligorio
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.