Giovanni Battista Moroni art links
Giovanni Battista Moroni Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Giovanni Battista Moroni at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of a Man, 1560s
Kress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Portrait of a Gentleman in Black, ca.1570
Portrait of a Man, 1553
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Italy 15th - 16th centuries" section
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Liechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Portrait of Prospero Alessandri, 1560
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Prado Museum Database, Madrid NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Portrait of a sculptor (copy)
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Portrait of the cavalier in red, 1560
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Portrait of Gian Gerolamo Albani, ca.1570
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Portrait of Mario Benvenuti, ca.1560
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)
Click "Immagini" to see a large image from a 2004-2005 exhibition
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Portrait of Pietro secco Suardo
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami, Florida - Provenance Research
Madonna and Child with Angels
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
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)
Google Art ProjectMiscellaneous Sites:
10 works online
Giovanni Battista Moroni at The Art Renewal Center
Giovanni Battista Moroni in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
The Jurist Bartolomeo Bonghi Bergamo
Giovanni Battista Moroni at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
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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The Modernist Journals ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Giovanni Battista Moroni
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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
Portrait of a Gentleman, ca.1565