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Joseph Marie Vien: La Sultan Reine
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Joseph Marie Vien

[French Neoclassical Painter, 1716-1809]

• Relationships: Vien's students included Jacques-Louis David, Jean-Baptiste Regnault, Francois-Andre Vincent and Jacques Gamelin.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in History Painting.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteJoseph Marie Vien at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Nymphs Adorning Love With Flowers, 1796

Notable SiteJoseph Marie Vien at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Triumph of the Republic, 1794

Notable SiteJoseph Marie Vien at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Young Greek Maidens Decking the Sleeping Cupid with Flowers, 1773

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Drawings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Joshua Commanding the Sun to Stand Still, 1742-43

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
Academie, 1767

Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France
L'Amour Fuyant L'Esclavage, 1789

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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Christie's Past Sale Archive
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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 SiteJoseph Marie Vien at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJoseph Marie Vien 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  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Miscellaneous Sites:
The Age of Enlightenment in the Paintings of France's National Museums
St. Louis and Marguerite of Provence Visiting St. Theobald

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
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Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911 Edition
Complete article, now in the public domain. Obviously, some facts may have changed since 1911.

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