Artists, Writers and Musicians

Art History - Famous Artists - Master Index :  Excellent site to start from.

 Artcyclopedia: The Fine Art Search Engine

 Web Gallery of Art - Image collection, Virtual museum, Searchable database of European fine arts (1100-1850)



 

Antonio Canova
Pierre Corneille
Voltaire
(Francois-Marie Arouet)
Jean-Antoine Houdon
John Dryden
Johann Sebastian Bach
Jacques-Louis David
Alexander Pope
Ludwig von beethoven
Moliere
John Milton
George Fredrich Handel
Jean Racine
Baron de Montesquieu
(Charles-Louis de Secondat)
Joseph Haydn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Antonio Canova:

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Antonio Canova

 Antonio Canova (Getty Explore Art)

 Canova, Antonio, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Canova, Antonio"

 Antonio Canova

 Britannica.com: Antonio Canova

 CANOVA, Antonio

 xrefer - Canova, Antonio (1757 - 1822)

 CANOVA WEB PAGE : A kid's page, but has some good information.

 Thais - 1200 anni di scultura italiana - Canova Antonio : Collection of his works.

BBC Education - Knowledge Arts - Arts Review

Antonio Canova

 A.Canova : Nice information.

Web Gallery of Art, image collection, virtual museum, searchable database of European fine arts (1100-1850)













Jean-Antoine Houdon:

 Houdon, Jean-Antoine, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Houdon, Jean-Antoine"

 Jean Antoine Houdon - Wikipedia

 Houdon, Jean-Antoine --  Encyclopædia Britannica

 Jean-Antoine Houdon

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Jean-Antoine Houdon

Houdon, Jean-Antoine

 Jean-Antoine Houdon: Sculptor of the Enlightenment - J. Paul Getty Center - Absolutearts.com

 Web Gallery of Art

 Houdon, Jean-Antoine on Encyclopedia.com

 Those Lips, Those Eyes... Jean-Antoine Houdon: Sculptor of the Enlightenment

 JEAN ANTOINE HOUDON - LoveToKnow Article on JEAN ANTOINE HOUDON

Jacques-Louis David:

WebMuseum: David, Jacques-Louis

Art History at Loggia | Exploring the Neoclassical Artist Jacques-Louis David

 Jacques-louis David (1748 - 1825) Biography, Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
 

David, Jacques-Louis. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
 

Jacques-Louis David

 Web Gallery of Art, image collection, virtual museum, searchable database of European fine arts (1100-1850)

Jacques-Louis David. Biography. - Olga's Gallery
 

CGFA- Bio: Jacques-Louis David
 

Mark Harden's Artchive - "Jacques-Louis David"
 

Jacques-Louis David: Stage Manager of the Revolution

 Jacques-Louis David: A Who2 Profile


Moliere:

Site-Molière (Introduction)

Molière, Moliere

Molière (1622-1673)

Biography of Moliere - French Dramatist

Biography of Moliere

Moliere, Jean Baptiste Poquelin. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001

Jean Baptiste Poquelin Moliere

Jean Baptiste Poquelin de Molière:  Has more links on page.

Moliere

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Jean-Baptiste Poquelin Moliere


Jean Racine:

Jean Racine

Biography of Jean Racine - French Dramatist

Racine, Jean. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001

Biography of Jean Racine - French Dramatist

Jean Racine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jean Racine (1639-1699)

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Jean Racine

Jean Racine: His Childhood and Early Career

French Literature: Guide to Jean Racine

Racine, Jean -- Encyclopædia Britannica

JEAN RACINE - LoveToKnow Article on JEAN RACINE

Jean Racine - Penguin Classics Authors - Penguin Classics

Jean Racine (1639-1699)


Pierre Corneille: 

Pierre Corneille

Biography of Pierre Corneille - French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pierre Corneille Collection at Bartleby.com

Corneille, Pierre

Corneille, Pierre on Encyclopedia.com

Pierre Corneille Index

Pierre Corneille (1606-1684)

Pierre Corneille



John Dryden: 

John Dryden (1631-1700)

John Dryden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: John Dryden

Dryden, John. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001

Dryden, John

The Life of John Dryden

John Dryden - Poems and Biography by PoetryConnection.net

MSN Encarta - Multimedia - John Dryden

MSN Encarta - John Dryden

Bibliomania: Free Online Literature and Study Guides

Dryden, John on Encyclopedia.com

John Dryden

Dryden, John

John Dryden

JOHN DRYDEN - LoveToKnow Article on JOHN DRYDEN


Alexander Pope:

Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope: A Heroic Poet

Literary Encyclopedia: Pope, Alexander

Pope, Alexander -- Encyclopædia Britannica

Pope, Alexander

BBC - Berkshire Features - Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope: A Brief Biography

MSN Encarta - Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - Penguin Group (USA) Authors - Penguin Group (USA)

Berkshire History: Biographies: Alexander Pope (1688-1744)

Alexander Pope - Poems and Biography by PoetryConnection.net




John Milton:

John Milton

John Milton (1608-1674)

John Milton: The Milton-L Home Page

The John Milton Reading Room

John Milton

Milton, John. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001

John Milton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Classic Text: John Milton

John Milton (1608-1674)

John Milton

John Milton - Biography and Works

Biography: John Milton, poet (8 Nov 1674)

John Milton and Seventeenth Century Culture

Biography, life and poems of John Milton, a genius of British literature and poetry

Griswold: Biographical Introduction to John Milton

John Milton - The Academy of American Poets


Baron de Montesquieu, (Charles-Louis de Secondat):

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Baron de Montesquieu

Baron de Montesquieu, Charles-Louis de Secondat

Baron de Montesquieu : A Short Biography

Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Modern History Sourcebook: Spirit of the Laws:  Primary Source

Free Speech Philosophers--Baron de Montesquieu

PH@School:Biographies-montesquieu

HistoryWiz Primary Source

Biography.com - Montesquieu, Charles Louis de Secondat

Baron de Montesquieu, Charles-Louis de Secondat

Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu



Voltaire, (Francois-Marie Arouet):

A Treatise on Toleration: Primary source

Voltaire | Author and Philosopher

Malaspina Great Books - Voltaire (1694)

Voltaire Foundation

The Voltaire Society of America

Voltaire

Voltaire Quotes - The Quotations Page

Voltaire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Modern History Sourcebook: Voltaire: Letters on Newton from ... Primary source

Voltaire, Francois Marie Arouet de. The Columbia Encyclopedia

Voltaire

Voltaire, The Incomparable Infidel

Voltaire (by Clarence Darrow)

Voltaire and Frederick the Great

Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary

Voltaire {François Marie Arouet} (1694-1778)

Voltaire (François Marie Arouet)

Francois-Marie Arouet Voltaire - Biography and Works

Voltaire -- Encyclopædia Britannica

Voltaire

Voltaire

Great Minds: Voltaire vs. Intolerance

Biography.com - Voltaire

Johann Sebastian Bach:
 


 John Sebastian Bach - Masters Of Music

The JS Bach Home Page

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach - Classical Music Composor

Classical Net - Basic Repertoire List - JS Bach

Bach Central Station

Johann Sebastian Bach: a detailed informative biography

A Johann Sebastian Bach Midi Page

Johann Sebastian Bach - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Johann Sebastian Bach's life (1685-1750)

CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES: Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach | Composer

Johann Sebastian Bach - an overview of the classical composer

HOASM: Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Bach, Johann Sebastian on Encyclopedia.com

Essentials of Music - Composers

Johann Sebastian Bach Brief Biography

Bach, Johann Sebastian. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition.

Bach, Johann Sebastian --  Encyclopædia Britannica

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach: a detailed informative biography

Translated version of http://www.bach-institut.de/

Biography of Johann Sebastian Bach


Ludwig von Beethoven:
 


Ludwig van Beethoven: A Musical Titan

Essentials of Music - Composers - beethoven

 CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES: Beethoven Biography

 The Music Chamber - Ludwig Van Beethoven : A Thinkquest site.

 BBC - Music / Profiles - Beethoven

 Ludwig van Beethoven: A Who2 Profile

 ClassicalPlus Composer - Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Beethoven Depot - Classical Music of Ludwig Van Beethoven

 Classical Net - Basic Repertoire List - Beethoven

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Ludwig von Beethoven - The Magnificant Master

 Ludwig van Beethoven - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Ludwig van Beethoven

 Translated version of http://www.lvbeethoven.com/

 Ludwig van Beethoven | German Composer

 Welcome to the Beethoven Center

 The Internet Piano Page - Ludwig van Beethoven - MIDI files

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Ludwig van Beethoven - an overview of the classical composer

 Ludwig Van Beethoven - Masters Of Music


George Fredric Handel:
 


Essentials of Music - Composers - handel

George Frederic Händel

George Frideric Handel: his story from Germany to England

 Handel - Händel - Haendel - Hendel :  Excellent site.

 Georg Frideric Handel

 HOASM: George Frederick Handel (1685-1759)

 SPECTRUM Biographies - George Frederick Handel

 George Frederick Handel - Masters Of Music

George Frederick Handel (1685-1789).

 HANDEL - LoveToKnow Article on HANDEL



Joseph Haydn:
 


Joseph Haydn and the Classical Era

Essentials of Music - Composers- haydn

Franz Joseph Haydn

 The Music Chamber - Franz Joseph Haydn :  A Thinkquest site.

 Josef Haydn - Masters Of Music

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Franz Joseph Haydn

 ArtsAlive.ca - Music : Great Composers

 Joseph Haydn

 BBC - Music / Profiles - Joseph Haydn

 The Symphony - Joseph Haydn

 CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES: Biography of Franz Joseph Haydn

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Franz Joseph Haydn 1732 - 1809

 HOASM: (Franz) Joseph Haydn

 Classical Music Archives: Haydn  : Over 370 complete works offered in MIDI, MP3, and Windows Media audio
      formats, including live recordings of featured artists. Two biographies, including that from the Concise Oxford
      Dictionary of Music. Timelines, search engine.

 Composer Biography - Haydn, Franz Joseph

 WQXR: Classical Music Scene - Haydn

Milestones of the Millennium: Franz Joseph Haydn

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Catholic Encyclopedia: Franz Joseph Haydn


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:

The Music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 The Mozart Project

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES: Biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Mozart Forum Home

Essentials of Music - Composers - mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 The Music Chamber - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart :  A Thinkquest site.

 The Symphony - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Wolfgang Mozart - Masters Of Music

 W. A. Mozart

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart @ Design House

 BBC - Music / Profiles - Mozart

 o p e n m o z a r t . n e t

 The Classical MIDI Archives - Mozart

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition ..

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - an overview of the classical composer

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Island of Freedom - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 SPECTRUM Biographies - Wolfgan Amadeus Mozart

 ClassicalPlus Composer - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Austrian Composer

 WAMozartFan.com - The Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Educational Fanpage

 ON CLASSICAL. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. MIDI files (free download)

 Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus on Encyclopedia.com

 Great Performances . Educational Resources . Composer Biographies . Mozart | PBS