Francesco Primaticcio art links
Francesco Primaticcio Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto. Preparatory Drawing for the Ceiling Painting in the Galleria d'Ulysee, 1541-47
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
3 works online by Primaticcio
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Many works on paper online
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Joseph sold by his brothers, ca.1541-46
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
2 works by or related to the artist
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
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
National Museums Liverpool, UK
Ulysses shooting through the rings
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
La bataille navale près d'Ostie
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
(Click the "European 1000-1900" category, then see the work in the second row of thumbnails)
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Ulysses Winning the Archery Contest, 1555-59
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Francesco Primaticcio at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Francesco Primaticcio in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World 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)
California State University WorldImages Database
Francesco Primaticcio at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Francesco Primaticcio
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.