Francis Towne art links 


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Francis Towne: The Source of the Arveiron, 1781
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Francis Towne

[English Painter, 1739-1816]

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
6 works online

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Bolton Art Gallery, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter, England
Exeter from Exwick

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter, England
View Between the Quay Gate and the West Gate outside the City Walls, 1791

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

Francis Towne at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
9 works online when last checked

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 SiteFrancis Towne at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFrancis Towne at The Athenaeum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
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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