Andrea Solario art links 


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Andrea Solario: Charles d'Amboise
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Andrea Solario

[Italian High Renaissance Painter, ca.1460-1524]

• Also known as:  Andrea Solari
Andrea del Gobbo
Lo Zingaro
• Relationships: Brother of Cristoforo Solari.
Studied under Leonardo da Vinci.
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    Andrea Solario Works Online    
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
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Madonna and Child, ca.1500

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteAndrea Solario at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Madonna with the Green Cushion

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
St. Jerome in the Wilderness

Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Madonna and Child

Drawings from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Museo Diocesano di Milan, Italy (in Italian)  
Christ bearing the Cross

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Portrait of a Young Man, 1490

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Withypoll Altarpiece - central panel

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
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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 SiteAndrea Solario at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAndrea Solario 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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California State University WorldImages Database  
Salome with Head of John the Baptist

Andrea Solario at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Andrea Solario  
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Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

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