Adolf-Ulrik Wertmüller Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW! Art Market:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Portrait of a Man (Samuel Donaldson?), ca.1795
Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Portrait of George Washington
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Wikimedia Commons Image Database Articles and Reference Sites:
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.