Mattia Preti art links 


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Mattia Preti: Study for The Plague, 1656
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)


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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   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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
See the "Italy 17th – 18th centuries" section

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

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Marriage at Cana

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

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!

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
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

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

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

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
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Faringdon Collection at Buscot Park, Oxfordshire, UK

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

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Game of Draughts, 1635

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)
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 SiteMattia Preti at The Art Renewal Center

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)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Mattia Preti at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
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

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