Alessandro Magnasco art links 


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Alessandro Magnasco: The Tame Magpie, ca.1707-08
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg


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Alessandro Magnasco

[Italian Rococo Era Painter, 1667-1749]

• Also known as:  Il Lissandrino
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Satire on a Nobleman in Misery, 1719/25

Notable SiteDrawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
5 works by Magnasco

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
4 works online by Magnasco

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
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7 paintings online in high resolution

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
3 works by Alessandro Magnasco

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
6 works by Alessandro Magnasco online

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Landscape with Washerwomen

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Pulcinella Singing with His Many Children

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

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK
The Entombment of Christ

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project
Scene of Life in a Ruined Building

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Two Monks in a Landscape

Alessandro Magnasco in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
The Exorcism of the Waves

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Monks Praying in a Grotto

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)  

Museo Diocesano di Milan, Italy (in Italian)  
The sacrilegious theft

Museo Glauco Lombardi, Parma, Italy
Ritratto di San Bernardo degli Uberti

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

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

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Landscape with Stormy Sea, ca.1718-25

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida - Provenance Research
A Mountainous Coastal Scene with Fishermen

Palazzo Bianco, Genoa, Italy
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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3 paintings by Alessandro Magnasco online

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
Allegorical Scene (The Triumph of Virtue over Vice)

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
Italian Landscape with Monks

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Art Market:
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Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco at CGFA  

Notable SiteAlessandro Magnasco in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

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

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Alessandro Magnasco  
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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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