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James Peale: Fruit Still Life, 1824
Source: Artcyclopedia; photograph by Michael Weinberg


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James Peale

[American Colonial Era Painter, 1749-1831]

• Relationships: Father of Anna Claypoole Peale.
Father of Margaretta Angelica Peale.
Father of Sarah Miriam Peale.
Brother of Charles Willson Peale.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Still Life.
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Original works by James Peale available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteJames Peale at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
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Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
Several portraits by James Peale, mixed in with works by Charles Willson Peale and Anna Claypoole Peale

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Thomas Alston

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Profile of George Washington, 1795

Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina

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

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Portrait of Katherine Francis, 1807

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Reverend James Patriot Wilson, 1814

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Speed Art Museum, Kentucky
Madame Dubocq and Her Four Children, 1807

The Huntington Library, California

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Still Life, 1825

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Still Life, 1825

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

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 SiteJames Peale at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJames Peale at The Athenaeum  
35 works online by Peale

Notable SiteJames Peale in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

California State University WorldImages Database  

James Peale at CGFA  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

The History Project at U.C. Davis  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Maryland ArtSource

Articles and Reference Sites:
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.

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
2 portrait miniatures online

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