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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 Collection Database, Paris
Madame Rimsky Korsakov, 1864

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

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 SiteFranz Xavier Winterhalter at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK
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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

Museo Napoleonico, Rome
The Empress Eugenie
The Emperor Napoleon III

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Portrait of Countess Marie Branicka de Bialacerkiew

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:
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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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Brian Yoder's Art Gallery and Critic's Corner

Franz Xavier Winterhalter at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Princess Leonilla

Olga's Gallery

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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 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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Elizabeth of Bavaria
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Franz Xavier Winterhalter: Empress Eugenie
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