Anton Raphael Mengs art links
Anton Raphael Mengs Works Online
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
5 works by Mengs
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Portrait of William Burton Conyngham, 1754
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Anton Raphael Mengs at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Drawings collection online
National Gallery, London, UK
Noli me tangere
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Prado Museum Database, Madrid NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Royal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
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
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Lázaro Galdiano Foundation Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museo dell'Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)
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
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
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 NEW!
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
The School of Athens (after Raphael Sanzio)
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)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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)
Anton Raphael Mengs at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Anton Raphael Mengs in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Anton Raphael Mengs at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
New York Public Library Digital 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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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Anton Raphael Mengs
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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