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Pietro da Cortona

[Italian Baroque Era Painter, 1596-1669]

• Also known as:  Pietro Berrettini
• Relationships: Students included Guillaume Courtois, Luca Giordano, Pierre Puget and Pietro Testa.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SitePietro da Cortona at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Saint Jerome in the Desert, ca.1637

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
The Calling of St Peter and St Andrew, 1626-30

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Christ Appearing to Mary Magdalene, 1640s
Martyrdom of St Stephen, ca.1660

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
3 works online by Pietro

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
The Punishment of Hercules, 1635 (Zoom)

Notable SitePietro da Cortona at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Romulus and Remus Given Shelter by Faustulus, ca.1643

Notable SitePietro da Cortona at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Annunciation, pen and ink drawing

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SitePietro da Cortona at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Saint Cecilia

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
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Notable SiteVatican Museums, Vatican City
Vision of St Francis

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Tobias and the Archangel Raphael

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Utah

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, Perugia, Italy (in Italian)  
Nativity of the Virgin

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
The Baptism of Christ

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas
The Madonna and Child with Saint Martina

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
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Pietro da Cortona in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Portrait of Cardinal Pietro Maria Borghese (created cardinal 1624, died 1642), ca.1642

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)  

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France (in French)  
César remet Cléopâtre sur le trône d'Egypte

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)  

Palazzo Colonna Gallery, Rome
Resurrection of Christ

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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6 works by Pietro da Cortona online

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Hagar and the Angel, ca.1637/38

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Pietro da Cortona at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK
Head of a Woman in profile

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
Aeneas and Achates Encountering Venus and Cupid

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
6 works

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

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 SitePietro da Cortona in the Art Renewal Center
14 paintings online

Notable SitePietro da Cortona at CGFA  

Notable SiteWeb 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  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Pietro da Cortona  
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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

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Ceiling of the Hall of Jiove
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Glorification of The Reign of Pope Urban VIII
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Venus Appearing to Aeneas As a Huntress
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The Golden Age
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