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Hyacinthe Rigaud: Louis XIV


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Hyacinthe Rigaud

[French Baroque Era Painter, 1659-1743]

• Also known as:  Hyacinthe Rigau y Ros
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

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

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
A French Magistrate of Requests, 1702

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Portrait of Prince Joseph Wenzel of Liechtenstein, 1740 (Zoom)

Notable SiteHyacinthe Rigaud at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Louis XIV (1638-1715), 1701

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
6 paintings

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusee d'Art Roger-Quilliot, Clermont-Ferrand, France (mostly in French)  
Autoportrait (Zoom)

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Antoine Pâris, 1724

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 SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, Italy (in Italian)  
Ritratto di Germain-Louis de Chauvelin
N.B. The zoom-in feature ("Esplora il dipinto") only works with Internet Explorer

Château de Versailles, France

Château de Versailles, France
Portrait of Louis XIV

Château de Versailles, France
Portrait of Louis XV

Château de Versailles, France
Portrait of Jules Hardouin-Mansart, 1685

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK   NEW!

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
Click on the artist name, then on the artwork title to view the work

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Portrait of Charles Gaspard Guillaume de Vintimille du Luc, Archbishop of Paris

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Portrait de Germain Louis de Chauvelin, Garde des Sceaux, 1727

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Monsieur Le Bret and his son, Cardin Le Bret

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland, 1698-99

Palazzo Rosso, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)  
2 paintings online - Click the "right" arrow until you get to Sala 32. If the "zoom" version of the images does not come up, try this page instead.

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

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"

Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Everhard III

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Portrait of Charles-Auguste d'Allonville, Marquis de Louville, 1708

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

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)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
4 works online

Notable SiteHyacinthe Rigaud at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteHyacinthe Rigaud at The Athenaeum  
3 works online by Rigaud

Notable SiteHyacinthe Rigaud 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)

Hyacinthe Rigaud at CGFA  

Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Charles de Saint-Albin, Archbishop of Cambrai

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (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

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National Museums
The Presentation in the Temple

UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Hyacinthe Rigaud  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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
Biographical info

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