Andrea del Verrocchio art links
Andrea del Verrocchio: Tobias and the Angel, 1470-75
Source: Wikimedia Commons (see "image archives" below)
Andrea del Verrocchio Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UKArt Market:
Head of a baby (Study for an Infant Christ)
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Christ Church College Picture Gallery, Oxford, UK
Head of a Young Woman, black chalk drawing
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
25 works by or related to the artist
Frick Collection, New York City NEW!
Bust of a Young Woman
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Andrea del Verrocchio at the The British Museum, London, UK
The Huntington Library, California
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Madonna and Child (The Ruskin Madonna), ca.1470
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Google Art ProjectMiscellaneous Sites:
Baptism of Christ (with Leonardo da Vinci) (Uffizi Gallery, Florence)
Google Art Project
Mary with the Child (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin)
Andrea del Verrocchio at The Art Renewal Center
Andrea del Verrocchio in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
1200 Years of Italian Sculpture (mostly in Italian)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Boston College Fine Arts Department
California State University WorldImages Database
Andrea del Verrocchio at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project
Christ and St. Thomas
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
University of Leipzig, Germany
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The Modernist Journals ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Andrea del Verrocchio
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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
(Free registration required)
Verrocchio's David Cleaned and on the Road
Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
Biography of the artist. Detailed, but Vasari's anecdotes are sometimes inaccurate.
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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The Sculptures of Andrea Del Verrocchio