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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.
• Browse all:  German artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Noli me tangere

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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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 SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

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
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)  
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

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)

Art Market:
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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 SiteAnton Raphael Mengs at The Art Renewal Center

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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Anton Raphael Mengs at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Humanities Web  

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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

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