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Hieronymus Bosch: The Pedlar
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Hieronymus Bosch

[Netherlandish Northern Renaissance Painter, ca.1450-1516]

• Also known as:  Hieronymus Van Aeken Bosch
Hieronymus Van Aken
Jérôme Bosch
Jheronimus Bosch
El Bosco
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Original works by Hieronymus Bosch available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Netherlands 15th 16th centuries" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Ship of Fools, or the Satire of the Debauched Revelers

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Christ Mocked (The Crowning with Thorns)

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  
The Temptation of St. Anthony

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteStädel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
Ecce Homo

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut  
Allegory of Intemperance

Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Vienna (in German)  

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
2 works by or related to the artist

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Lázaro Galdiano Foundation Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Musée des Beaux-Arts, Valenciennes, France (in French)  

Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil (in Portuguese)  

Palazzo Ducale, Venice (in Italian)  
5 paintings online (see the text links in addition to the image thumbnails)

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Calvaire avec donateur

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
The Entombment

Flemish Art Collection, Belgium
Christ Carrying the Cross

Flemish Art Collection, Belgium
The Last Judgment

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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 SiteGoogle Art Project
Christ Mocked (The Crowning with Thorns) (National Gallery, London)

Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch at The Artchive  

Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon


Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

California State University WorldImages Database  

Hieronymus Bosch at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web  

Memory of the Netherlands Project
Great scans; use your mouse wheel to zoom in on the detail images

Nicola Randone's Grandi Artisti

Olga's Gallery

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

The Halter Collection
4 paintings online

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteHieronymus Bosch

Apocalyptic Ideas in Old English Literature
Bosch's visions of the Apocalypse

Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation

Mistica info (in Italian)  
L'andata al Calvario

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Hieronymus Bosch  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

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
Biographical info

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
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Bosch: The Complete Paintings

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Hieronymus Bosch

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Bosch: Master of the Grotesque

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Masters of Art: Bosch

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First Impressions: Hieronymus Bosch

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Hieronymus Bosch: The Complete Paintings and Drawings

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The Secret Heresy of Hieronymus Bosch


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