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Petrus Christus: Portrait of a Young Woman
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Petrus Christus

[Netherlandish Northern Renaissance Painter, ca.1410-1473]

• Also known as:  Petrus Cristus
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Christ as the Man of Sorrows, ca.1450

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

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Edward Grimston
Portrait of a Young Man

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

Notable SiteNelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Missouri
Virgin and Child in a Domestic Interior, ca.1460-67 (Zoom)

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

Notable SiteStädel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
Portrait of a man with a falcon

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
La lamentation

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California
Death of the Virgin

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  
4 works online

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
Portrait of a Young Woman (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin)

Notable SitePetrus Christus at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SitePetrus Christus in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SitePetrus Christus in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon


Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Petrus Christus at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Olga's Gallery

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

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Miscellaneous Sites:
ArtWatch International
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Petrus Christus's Portrait of a Carthusian before and after restoration

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Petrus Christus  
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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

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