John Riley: Charles II
Photograph by Martin Beek, Creative Commons licensed
John Riley Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!Art Market:
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Royal Collection, London, UK
3 paintings online
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna O Waiwhetu, New Zealand
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK NEW!
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Norwich Museums, England
Philadelphia Museum of Art
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked
(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)
John Riley at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
John Riley in the Web Gallery of Art
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
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UK Government Art CollectionArticles and Reference Sites:
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.