This online research tool includes descriptions of more than 60,000 works of art offered at auction in the Italian Peninsula in the 19th century. The coverage of the database is both comprehensive and unique. Worldwide, 294 auction catalogues have been identified and analysed, many of which are not mentioned in the Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques by Frits Lugt.
Corpus of Works of Art Offered at Auction in Italy, 1800-1914
Art Sales & Provenance