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[English Painter, 1761-1807]
John Opie Works Online
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Original works by John Opie available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UKArt Market:
The Angry Father, 1801-02
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of Miss Frances Vinicombe, 1790s
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
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)
Royal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
John Peter Wilson, Captn. Hon. East India Company
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Sketch for a female head
Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK NEW!
Falmouth Art Gallery, England
A beggar boy
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Norwich Museums, England
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Southampton City Art Gallery, England
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
The Huntington Library, California
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Watford Museum, England
The Cornish Girl
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
Damon and Musidora, watercolor, ca.1790
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
6 works online when last checked
D'Outre Manche Database of British Art in French Public Collections
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
John Opie at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
John Opie at The Athenaeum
John Opie in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
Additional Image Search Tools:
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UK Government Art CollectionArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Opie
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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