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Palma Vecchio

[Italian High Renaissance Painter, ca.1480-1528]

• Also known as:  Palma il Vecchio
Jacopo Negretti I
• Relationships: Great-uncle of Palma Giovane.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Venus and Cupid, 1523-24

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum PHAROS Website, Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
4 paintings online

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
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The Triumph of Caesar, ca.1510

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SitePalma Vecchio at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Head of a Young Woman, black chalk drawing, ca.1520

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")
2 works online

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Mars, Venus and Cupid

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)  
Sacra Famiglia, ca.1520

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice (mostly in Italian)  
Sacra Conversazione

Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice (mostly in Italian)  
Sacra Famiglia con Santa Caterina e San Giovanni Battista

Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museum, Germany (in German)  
Adam and Eve

Museo Correr, Venice (in Italian)  
Ritratto di donna detta la Sibilla

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

Palazzo Colonna Gallery, Rome
Madonna con bambino, San Pietro e donatore

Palazzo Rosso, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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The Raising of Lazarus

Pinacoteca dell'Accademia dei Concordi, Rovigo, Italy (in Italian)  
Click the down arrow to page through the collection; Palma Vecchio painted the 5th work

Querini Stampalia Foundation Museum, Venice (in Italian)  
2 paintings online

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)  

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK
The Mystic Marriage of St Catherine, with St Peter

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

Virtual Uffizi
Judith, 1525-28

Virtual Uffizi
Holy Family with the Young Saint John and Mary Magdalen

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)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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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 SiteGoogle Art Project
A Blonde Woman (National Gallery, London)

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
Portrait of a Poet (National Gallery, London)

Notable SitePalma Vecchio at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SitePalma Vecchio 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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California State University WorldImages Database  

Palma Vecchio at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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