Art historical archives and digital catalogue raisonné database

The Wildenstein Plattner Institute administers the art historical archives and scholarly resources gifted by the Wildenstein Institute. This generous gift includes rights to the Wildenstein Institute’s affiliated catalogues critiques, catalogues raisonnés, records from past publications and research projects on artists such as:

Jacques-André-Joseph Aved
Émile Bernard
François Boucher
Gustave Caillebotte
Gabrielle Capet
Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin
Gustave Courbet
Jacques-Louis David
Jean-Honoré Fragonard
François Gérard
Théodore Géricault
François Girardon
Jean-Antoine Houdon
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Maurice-Quentin de La Tour
Nicolas Lancret
Nicolas de Largillierre
Nicolas Lavreince
Albert Lebourg
Jean-Baptiste II Lemoyne
Amedeo Modigliani
Louis Moreau
Jean-Marc Nattier
Jean-Baptiste Pater
Germain Pilon
Camille Pissarro
Hubert Robert
Auguste Rodin
Georges Seurat
Louis Tocqué
Diego Velázquez
Antoine Vestier
Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun
Édouard Vuillard
Francisco de Zurbarán

Works of art to be included in the WPI’s digital catalogue raisonnés will be researched in our archives and examined by committees of scholars. The WPI catalogue raisonné projects currently focus on the following artists:

Paul Gauguin
Camille Pissarro
Odilon Redon
Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Édouard Manet
Albert Marquet
Claude Monet
Kees Van Dongen, Paintings
Maurice de Vlaminck

Upon receipt of your application for inclusion into one of our catalogue raisonnés, the WPI will contact you with more information about the date and location of the next applicable committee meeting. Please visit our Submissions tab for more information on this process.