John Frederick Peto art links
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John Frederick Peto
[American Painter, 1854-1907]
John Frederick Peto Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
John Frederick Peto at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
After Night's Study, 1890/1900
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
John Frederick Peto at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
Old Time Card Rack, 1900
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Mug, Pipe and Biscuits
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Hyde Collection Art Museum, Glens Falls, New York
Still Life with Mug, Pipe, and Book, 1880
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Articles Hung on a Door
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Reminiscences of 1865
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Portland Museum of Art, Maine
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
My Studio Door, 1895
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago
Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts
The Huntington Library, California
The Newark Museum, New Jersey
Still Life with Lard Oil Lamp, ca.1900
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California
In the Library
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
La Fayette Database of American Art in French National Collections
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)
(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)
John Frederick Peto at The Artchive Articles and Reference Sites:
Office Board for the Smith Bros. Coal Co.
John Frederick Peto at The Athenaeum
59 works online by Peto
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
California State University WorldImages Database
John Frederick Peto at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on John Frederick Peto
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
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
Resource Library Magazine
Old Time Letter Rack
John Frederick Peto at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington D.C.
The John Frederick Peto and Peto family papers online