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Franz Xavier Winterhalter: Leonilla, Princess of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn, 1843
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Franz Xavier Winterhalter

[German Academic Painter, 1805-ca.1873]

• Also known as:  Franz Xaver Winterhalter
• Relationships: Brother of Hermann Winterhalter.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
7 portraits

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Princess Leonilla, 1843

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

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

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

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

Notable SiteNeue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteRéunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)  
4 works online

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Grand Duchess Sophie of Baden with her Son, drawing

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

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

Frye Art Museum, Seattle
Susanna and the Elders, 1866
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Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Museo Napoleonico, Rome
The Empress Eugenie
The Emperor Napoleon III

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Germany ( in German)  

Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Germany ( in German)  
Bildnis einer Dame in spanischem Kostüm, sitzend, in halber Figur, pencil drawing, 1849

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Portrait of Lydia Schabelsky, Baroness Stael-Holstein, ca.1857-58

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
La Siesta

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(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)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteFranz Xavier Winterhalter at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFranz Xavier Winterhalter at The Athenaeum  
2 works online by Winterhalter

Notable SiteFranz Xavier Winterhalter 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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Franz Xavier Winterhalter at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Princess Leonilla

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

Olga's Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteFranz Xaver Winterhalter: Catalogue Raisonné - Research-in-Progress

UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Franz Xavier Winterhalter  
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Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

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

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