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Anton Raphael Mengs: Self-portrait in a Red Coat, 1744
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Anton Raphael Mengs

[German Neoclassical Painter, 1728-1779]

• Also known as:  Anton Raffael Mengs
• Relationships: Brother-in-law of Anton von Maron.
Mengs' students included Goya, Jose del Castillo, JFA Tischbein, Peder Als, Richard Brompton and Giacomo Quarenghi.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

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

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Portrait of William Burton Conyngham, 1754

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple, black chalk drawing

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Truth, 1756

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Noli me tangere

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at the Prado Museum, Madrid
5 works online

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Ecce Homo

Boughton House, Northamptonshire, UK
Lord Brudenell in 1758

Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)  
Ritratto di Clemente XIII Rezzonico

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Count Harrach Collection at Rohrau Castle, Vienna
The Holy Night

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

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Lázaro Galdiano Foundation Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Anton Raphael Mengs in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Museo dell'Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
Autoritratto (Self-portrait)

Museumslandschaft Hessen, Germany (in German)  

National Museum in Warsaw, Poland (in Polish)  
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National Museums Liverpool, UK

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)  

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
The Dream of Joseph, ca.1773

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
1 work online

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

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)  

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
The School of Athens (after Raphael Sanzio)

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Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

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 SiteAnton Raphael Mengs in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at CGFA  

Notable SiteAnton Raphael Mengs in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Anton Raphael Mengs  
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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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