James Sharples art links 


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James Sharples: Portrait of the Duc d'Orleans
Source: The Athenaeum (see "image archives" below)


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James Sharples

[American Draughtsman, ca.1751-1811]

• Relationships: Father of Rolinda Sharples.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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Notable SiteJames Sharples at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

James Sharples at the The British Museum, London, UK

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

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 SiteJames Sharples at The Athenaeum  
Portrait of the Duc d'Orleans

California State University WorldImages Database  
2 paintings online

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
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Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
2 pastel portraits

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Portrait of Joseph Priestley
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Poster for a trade union, ca.1852
Poster for a trade union, ca.1852

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