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Lorenzo Lotto: The Carrying of the Cross, 1526


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Lorenzo Lotto

[Italian High Renaissance Painter, ca.1480-1556]

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of an Old Man, 1550s
Family Portrait, 1523-24
Christ Leading the Apostles to Mount Tabor, 1511-12

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
3 works online by Lotto

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
2 paintings online; see the "Italy 15th - 16th centuries" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLorenzo Lotto at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Saint Jerome doing penitence in the desert

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
2 works online

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

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
4 works by or related to the artist

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Galleria Borghese, Rome
Madonna and Child with Saints

Galleria Doria Pamphilj, Rome (in Italian)  

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Marche Region Museums, Italy
The Annunciation

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

National Brukenthal Museum, Romania

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Altarpiece of the Annunciation to the Virgin, ca.1535

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Pinacoteca Civica Francesco Podesti, Ancona, Italy (in Italian)  
Madonna col bambino

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Madonna and Child, ca.1547

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Lorenzo Lotto at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

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

Virtual Uffizi
Holy Family with Saints Jerome, Ann and Joachin
Susanna and the Elders

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked

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 SiteGoogle Art Project
4 works online

Notable SiteLorenzo Lotto at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteLorenzo Lotto at The Artchive  

Notable SiteLorenzo Lotto in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Image archive with zoomable images

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

California State University WorldImages Database  

Lorenzo Lotto at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Olga's 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:
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Lorenzo Lotto  
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

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

International Herald Tribune (now part of the New York Times organization)
"The Wonder of Renaissance Bergamo and Lorenzo Lotto," article by Roderick Conway Morris

London Review of Books
"The Stubbornness of Lorenzo Lotto", by Colm Tóibín

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Portrait of Andrea Odoni, 1527

The New York Observer
"Obscure Venetian Misfit Deserves a Lotto Praise", article by Hilton Kramer

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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Lorenzo Lotto, by Bernard Berenson


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