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Pieter Claesz

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1597-1660]

• Relationships: Father of Nicolaes Berchem.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Still Life.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SitePieter Claesz at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Still Life, 1644

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Still-life, 1630

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Still Life with Clay Pipes, 1636
Breakfast with Ham, 1647

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Vanitas Still Life, 1634

Notable SiteKress Foundation Collection
(Look for the "Image" links for super high resolution scans)
Still Life, 1657

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

Notable SiteMauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague

Notable SiteMauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague
Great scans of Mauritshuis paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Still Life with Drinking Vessels

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

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

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!

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Still Life

Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands
Still Life with Crab and Oysters, 1645

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Still Life, 1643

National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
Still life

Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow
Breakfast, 1646

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Nature morte dite "Banketje", 1643

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California
Still Life

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

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
Still Life with Turkey Pie (Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)

Notable SitePieter Claesz at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SitePieter Claesz in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Pieter Claesz 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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Miscellaneous Sites:
Still Life with Two Lemons - with commentary by Sister Wendy Beckett

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Pieter Claesz  
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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.

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