Piero di Cosimo art links 


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Piero di Cosimo: The Myth of Prometheus, 1515
Source: WebMuseum (see "image archives" below)



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Piero di Cosimo

[Italian High Renaissance Painter, ca.1462-1521]

• Also known as:  Piero di Lorenzo
• Relationships: Assistant to Cosimo Rosselli.
Piero's students included Andrea del Sarto.
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Original works by Piero di Cosimo available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels, ca.1520
St. John the Evangelist, ca.1500

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Madonna with Child and the Young St John, ca.1505/10 (Zoom)

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
3 works by Piero di Cosimo

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Portrait of Francesco Giamberti, Cabinetmaker, ca.1482
Portrait of Giuliano da San Gallo, Architect and Sculptor, ca.1482

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
2 works by Piero di Cosimo online

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Magdalene Reading (copy)

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK
A Young Man

Galleria Borghese, Rome
La Maddalena

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

Philbrook Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
The Building of a Palace, ca.1515/20

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Madonna and Child Enthroned with Saints Peter, John the Baptist, Dominic, and Nicholas of Bari, ca.1485-90

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
- to switch to English, scroll to the bottom of the page and click "English Version"
- images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image

Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
(Click the "European 1000-1900" category, then see the work in the first row of thumbnails)

Virtual Uffizi

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
The Discovery of Honey by Bacchus, ca.1499

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Forest Fire, 1490

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)
Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SitePiero di Cosimo in the Art Renewal Center
18 works online

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo in the Artchive  

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo at CGFA  

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
Andromeda freed by Perseus (Uffizi Gallery, Florence)

Notable SitePiero di Cosimo in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWebMuseum  

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  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Piero di Cosimo  
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

Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

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
Biographical info

Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
Biography of the artist. Detailed, but Vasari's anecdotes are sometimes inaccurate.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
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Piero di Cosimo: Fiction, Invention and fantasia


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A Satyr Mourning over a Nymph
A Satyr Mourning over a Nymph

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Visitation with St. Nicholas and St. Anthony Abbot
Visitation with St. Nicholas and St. Anthony Abbot

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Immaculate Conception and Six Saints
Immaculate Conception and Six Saints

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St. Mary Magdalene, 1500-10
St. Mary Magdalene, 1500-10

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