Berthe Morisot art links 


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Berthe Morisot: L'hortensia, 1894
Photograph by Sharon Mollerus, Creative Commons licensed


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Berthe Morisot

[French Impressionist Painter, 1841-1895]

• Also known as:  Mme. Eugene Manet
• Relationships: Granddaughter of Jean-Honore Fragonard.
Sister-in-law of Edouard Manet.
Studied under Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot.
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Original works by Berthe Morisot available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteBerthe Morisot at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Ships in the Harbor, ca.1875

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" The Cradle

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Young Girl in a Ball Gown

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Girl on a Divan
Summer's Day

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
Le Berceau, 1872

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK
Girl on a Divan, ca.1885

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario
(See work 04)

Charleston, the country home of the Bloomsbury Group, East Sussex, England

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
2 works online

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland   NEW!

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
(Click on the title to see a specific work, then click on the image to enlarge)
Madame Albine Sermicoli in the Studio, 1889

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

Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
In the Garden

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
The Artist's Daughter, Julie, with her Nanny, ca.1884

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Jeune Fille dans un Parc

Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris
5 paintings online

Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris
At the Ball, 1875

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)  

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida
La Lecture (Reading), 1888

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

New Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen
Peasant Girl Hanging Clothes to Dry

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Head of Julie Manet

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Christ on the Sea of Galilee, 1875
The Harbor at Lorient, 1869

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Seattle Art Museum

Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Ordrupgaard Collection, Charlottenlund, Denmark
The Red Jacket. Mlle Isabelle Lambert, 1885

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Kind zwischen Stockrosen, 1881

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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 SiteBerthe Morisot at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteBerthe Morisot at The Artchive  

Notable SiteBerthe Morisot at The Athenaeum  
Numerous works online

Notable SiteBerthe Morisot in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bert Christensen's Cyberspace Home  

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

Berthe Morisot at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Humanities Web  


Olga's Gallery

Rasiel's Wallpapers
(Click on the size of the scan you wish to view)
Works by Berthe Morisot to be found on pages 2 and 3 of this site

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteBerthe Morisot: Mirror of the Bourgeoise
Essay written by Jennifer Payne

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Berthe Morisot  
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 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
Biographical info

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Portrait of a Woman, ca.1872

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
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Berthe Morisot: The First Lady of Impressionism


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