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Ary Scheffer: Félicie de Fauveau, 1829


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Ary Scheffer

[Dutch-born French Academic Painter, 1795-1858]

• Relationships: Studied under Pierre-Paul Prud'hon and Pierre-Narcisse Guérin.
Scheffer's students included Charles Landelle.
• Browse all:  Dutch artists / French artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteAry Scheffer at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Marguerite Leaving Church, 1838

Notable SiteDordrechts Museum, Netherlands (in Dutch)  
Many works online

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Death of Gaston de Foix in the Battle of Ravenna on 11 April 1512, ca.1824

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
6 paintings online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Mrs Robert Hollond
Saints Augustine and Monica

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
Le jeune malade
Les femmes souliotes
, 1827

Notable SiteAry Scheffer at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
7 works by or related to the artist

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Ary Scheffer in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
L'Incendie - Scène d'exode

Museo Glauco Lombardi, Parma, Italy
Ritratto del duca di Orleans

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
3 works online

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Greek Women Imploring at the Virgin of Assistance, 1826

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Portrait of the Comtesse de Tracy, 1818

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Wallace Collection, London, UK
6 paintings online

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Christus Consolator, 1837

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

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 SiteAry Scheffer at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAry Scheffer 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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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Free Christ Images  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
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

La Tribune de l'Art (in French)  
Les morts vont vite

Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide
New Discoveries: A Reduced Version of Ary Scheffer's Christ Consolator

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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