Luca Signorelli art links
Luca Signorelli: Saint Jerome Penitent in Ecstasy, ca.1505-10
Luca Signorelli Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Alte Pinakothek, Munich, GermanyArt Market:
Kress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
The Flight into Egypt: Christ Among the Doctors, ca.1520
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Luca Signorelli at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Standing Male Figure with Drapery, Hands Folded upon Chest: Saint or Apostle (?)
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
3 paintings and 1 drawing
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Crucifix with Maria Magdalen
Madonna and Child with Allegorical Figures
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(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)
Luca Signorelli at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Luca Signorelli at The Artchive
Luca Signorelli in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
1200 Years of Italian Sculpture (mostly in Italian)
Signorelli's Frescoes of the Chapel of San Brizio, Orvieto
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
Luca Signorelli at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
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
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The Modernist Journals ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Luca Signorelli
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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.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
Biography of the artist. Detailed, but Vasari's anecdotes are sometimes inaccurate.
International Herald Tribune (now part of the New York Times organization)
"The Path of a Renaissance Artist," article by Souren Melikian
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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Signorelli and Fra Angelico at Orvieto
The Renaissance Antichrist: Luca Signorelli's Orvieto Frescoes
Luca Signorelli: The San Brizio Chapel, Orvieto