Francis Wheatley Works Online
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Original works by Francis Wheatley available for purchase at art galleries worldwidePaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Francis Wheatley at the Detroit Institute of Arts, MichiganArt Market:
The Wilkinson Family, 1776/78
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Benjamin Bond Hopkins, 1791
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
The Industrious Cottager, 1786
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Royal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
2 works online
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
2 works by or related to the artist
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
The Death of Richard II
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
The Sailor's Return
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Norwich Museums, England
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Southampton City Art Gallery, England
Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Huntington Library, California
Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
The Fish Cart
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
A Country Boy and Girl Returning Home with Firewood, watercolor, 1795
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked
(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)
California State University WorldImages Database Miscellaneous Sites:
Arthur Phillip's Voyage to Botany Bay Australia
Francis Wheatley at CGFA
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
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Shakespeare IllustratedArticles and Reference Sites:
UK Government Art Collection
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.