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Francesco Primaticcio: Odysseus and Penelope, ca.1563
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Francesco Primaticcio

[Italian Mannerist Painter and Sculptor, ca.1504-1570]

• Also known as:  Bologna
• Relationships: Assistant to Giulio Romano.
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto. Preparatory Drawing for the Ceiling Painting in the Galleria d'Ulysee, 1541-47

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

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Many works on paper online

Notable SiteFrancesco Primaticcio at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
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Joseph sold by his brothers, ca.1541-46

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Utah

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

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

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)

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Art Fund for UK Museums
Ulysses shooting through the Rings, 1555-59

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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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 SiteFrancesco Primaticcio in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFrancesco Primaticcio at CGFA  

Notable SiteFrancesco Primaticcio 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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California State University WorldImages Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Francesco Primaticcio  
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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.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Former chamber of Anne de Pisseleu, Duchesse d'Etampes
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Cylopses in the Forge of Vulcan
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