Mattia Preti art links 


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Mattia Preti: Study for The Plague, 1656
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Mattia Preti

[Italian Baroque Era Painter, 1613-1699]

• Also known as:  Il Cavalier Calabrese
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Original works by Mattia Preti available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Man in a Cloak. Verco: Draped Male Figure with Left Hand Raised, 1661-66
Concert, ca.1630

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Angel Blowing a Trumpet, 1652
Clorinda Rescuing Sofronia and Olindo, 1660

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Notable SiteMattia Preti at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Musicians around a Table, red chalk drawing, ca.1630-40

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

Notable SiteMattia Preti at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
Pilate Washing His Hands, 1663

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Marriage at Cana

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
St. Paul the Hermit

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
St. Paul the Hermit

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas, Austin
The Martyrdom of Saint Catherine, ca.1657-59

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Saint Teresa

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
The Roman Empress Faustina Visitng St. Catherine Of Alexandria In Prison

Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
The Roman Empress Faustina Visiting St. Catherine of Alexandria in Prison, ca.1640-43

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Le Musée des Beaux-Arts de Tours, France (in French)  
Le Triomphe de Silène, ca.1635

Mattia Preti in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The Tribute money, ca.1644-45

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Sophonisba receiving the poison

National Museum of Art of Romania
The Family of Darius Offering the Crown to Alexander the Great

National Museums Liverpool, UK
The Adoration of the Shepherds

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

Palazzo Montecitorio, Rome (mostly in Italian)  
La via del Calvario

Palazzo Rosso, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
3 paintings online - Click the "right" arrow until you get to Sala 6. If the "zoom" version of the images does not come up, try this page instead.

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Girl with raised arms

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Herodias with the Head of John the Baptist, ca.1630/40

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)  

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Game of Draughts, 1635

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)
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 SiteMattia Preti in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteMattia Preti at CGFA  

Notable SiteMattia Preti 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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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
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

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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