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[German Engraver, 1514-1562]
Virgil Solis Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los AngelesArt Market:
Design for a Frieze of Grapevines, 1537
Design for a Bookplate or a Glass Etching, 1550
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Virgil Solis at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
Virgil Solis at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
David and Bathsheba, 1540/50
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
6 works online
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Walters Art Museum, Maryland
Université de Liège Collections (in French)
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Symbols + MonogramsPictures from Image Archives:
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Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
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Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
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Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)