Ludolf Backhuysen art links
Ludolf Backhuysen Works Online
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Ludolf Backhuysen at the Detroit Institute of Arts, MichiganArt Market:
Coastal Scene with a Man-of-War and other Vessels, 1692
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of an Artist, 1688
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague
Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague
Great scans of Mauritshuis paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Ludolf Backhuysen at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)
Brighton & Hove Museums, England
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
Dutchmen Embarking Onto a Yacht
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
2 works by or related to the artist
Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK NEW!
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire
Harbor Scene with Warships
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Fishing Vessels Offshore in a Heavy Sea, 1684
Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France
Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
13 paintings online by Ludolf Backhuysen (Bakhuizen)
National Museum of Art of Romania
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Ships in a Stormy Sea off a Coast, ca.1700-05
Norwich Museums, England
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
Tempête sur les côtes de Norvège
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
The Wallace Collection, London, UK NEW!
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Vejle Kunstmuseum, Denmark (in Danish)
Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, England
Shipping in a Storm off the Coast of Norway
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Shipping - A Fresh Breeze
Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
Ludolf Backhuysen at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Ludolf Backhuysen in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Ludolf Backhuysen at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images
RKD Netherlands Imagebase NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions
State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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UK Government Art CollectionArticles and Reference Sites:
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Ludolf Backhuysen
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia