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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

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

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
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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 SitePieter Claesz at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston  
Paintings collection online

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

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SitePieter Claesz at the Prado Museum, Madrid
Still Life, 1637

Notable SitePieter Claesz at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Still Life with Fish, 1647
Vanitas Still Life with the Spinario, 1628
Still Life with Turkey Pie, 1627

Notable SitePieter Claesz at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
4 works by Pieter Claesz online

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

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

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:
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Symbols + Monograms
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SitePieter Claesz in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteArtcyclopedia
Masterscan feature: Vanitas Still Life

Notable SiteArtcyclopedia
Masterscan feature: Still Life with Roemer and Oysters, 1642

Notable SitePieter Claesz at CGFA  

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project   NEW!
Still Life with Turkey Pie (Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)

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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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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 SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
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Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Pieter Claesz: Still Life with a Peacock Pie
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Pieter Claesz: Vanitas Still Life
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Pieter Claesz: Still Life with a Roemer and a Gilt Cup
Still Life with a Roemer and a Gilt Cup

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