Sano di Pietro: Virgin and Child, ca.1447-49
Photograph by Sharon Mollerus, Creative Commons licensed
Sano di Pietro Works Online
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Sano di Pietro at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Madonna and Child
Kress Foundation Collection
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3 paintings online in high resolution
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Saint Anthony Abbot Tormented by Demons
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Madonna and Child with Saints
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Bonnefanten Museum, Netherlands
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St. Catherine of Siena
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Christ carrying the Cross
Five College Museums Collections Database, Massachusetts
Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris
God Creating the Stars
Museo Diocesano di Milan, Italy (in Italian)
2 paintings online
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
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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)
Sano di Pietro at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Sano di Pietro in the Web Gallery of Art
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Sano di Pietro at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Jetset Image Galleries
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
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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.