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Augustin Pajou: Ideal Female Head, 1769-70
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Augustin Pajou

[French Neoclassical Sculptor, 1730-1809]

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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
Princess of Hesse-Homburg before the Altar of Immortality, 1759

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Ideal Female Heads, 1769

Notable SiteAugustin Pajou at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Madame du Barry (née Marie-Jeanne Bécu) (1743-1793), 1773

Notable SiteAugustin Pajou at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Nathalie de Laborde (1774-1835), 1789

Notable SiteAugustin Pajou at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Psyche Abandoned, 1790

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
21 sculpture

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!
Sculpture collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Antoine-Louis-Francois Viel de Lunas, Marquis d'Espeuilles

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Frick Collection, New York City   NEW!
Marie-Adelaide Hall

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

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France (in French)  

Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Lille, France (in French)  
Portrait de Charles De Wailly, peintre architecte

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
La reine marie-Antoinette et le Dauphin
Le peintre Jean-Baptiste Le Prince

Sculptures of Versailles, France (in French)  
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Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Huntington Library, California

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

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Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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 SiteAugustin Pajou at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAugustin Pajou in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National Museums
Regulus Sets Out for Carthage

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Augustin Pajou  
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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.

The New York Observer
"Met Revives Two Unknowns (Prud'hon and Pajou) Who Deserved Their Fate", article by Hilton Kramer

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