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Cosmè Tura: Madonna Enthroned, 1474
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Cosmè Tura

[Italian Early Renaissance Painter, ca.1430-1495]

• Also known as:  Cosimo Tura
• Relationships: Studied under Francesco Squarcione.
Tura's students included Francesco del Cossa.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
2 paintings

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

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

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice (mostly in Italian)  
La Madonna dello zodiaco

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Museo Correr, Venice (in Italian)  

Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, Italy

Palais Fesch Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ajaccio, France (in French)  

Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara, Italy (in Italian)  
Info about a 2007-08 exhibition: "Cosmè Tura and Francesco del Cossa: The Arts in Ferrara under Borso d'Este" (click "elenco opere" to see works from the show)

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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2 works by Cosmè Tura online

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Saint John the Evangelist in Patmos, ca.1470

Virtual Uffizi

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteCosme Tura at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteCosme Tura in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database  

Cosme Tura at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Olga's Gallery

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Cosme Tura  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Antiques & Fine Art Magazine
"The Second Rediscovery of Cosmè Tura" (2002)

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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St. George and the Dragon, from a polyptych, 1469
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