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Giovanni Batista Piazetta: Rebecca at the Well
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Giovanni Batista Piazetta

[Italian Rococo Era Painter, ca.1683-1754]

• Also known as:  Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
Giambattista Valentino Piazetta
• Relationships: Studied under Giuseppe Maria Crespi.
Piazetta's students included Giuseppe Angeli, Giovanni Casanova and Domenico Maggiotto.
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Original works by Giovanni Batista Piazetta available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
2 works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
The death of Darius, 1745

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
A Boy Holding a Pear, 1740

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Portrait of an Old Woman

Notable SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Assumption of the Virgin, 1735

Notable SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Head and shoulders of a youth, shown in three-quarter profile, looking to his right, ca.1730-40

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Sacrifice of Isaac

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteSmithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, Italy (in Italian)  
2 paintings online
N.B. The zoom-in feature ("Esplora il dipinto") only works with Internet Explorer

Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)  
Morte di Dario

Ca' Rezzonico - Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Venice (in Italian)  
Ragazzo con piffero

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice (mostly in Italian)  

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

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
Click on the artist name, then on the artwork title to view the work

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
St John the Baptist, ca.1730

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia

Pinacoteca Civica di Vicenza, Italy (in Italian)  
Note that the black titles are not clickable but the dark gray titles are. Confusing.

Pinacoteca dell'Accademia dei Concordi, Rovigo, Italy (in Italian)  
Click the down arrow to page through the collection; G.B. Piazetta painted the 18th work

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Snite Museum of Art at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Head of A Young Boy In Profile To The Right, chalk drawing, ca.1715-18

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Strossmayer's Old Master Gallery, Croatia
St. Anthony of Padua

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
Boy with a Rooster

Virtual Uffizi
Susanna and the Elders

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
Sacrifice of Isaac

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 SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta at The Art Renewal Center
Saints Louis Bertrand, Vincent Ferrer, And Hyacinth, 1738

Notable SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta at The Art Renewal Center
8 paintings online

Notable SiteGiovanni Batista Piazetta 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  
Elijah Taken Up in the Chariot of Fire

Giovanni Batista Piazetta at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
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UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Giovanni Batista Piazetta  
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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.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

The Magazine Antiques
Image 4 in the slideshow is a drawing by Piazzetta

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