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Carel Fabritius: The Goldfinch, 1654
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Carel Fabritius

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1622-1654]

• Relationships: Brother of Barent Fabritius.
Studied under Rembrandt van Rijn.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

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

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 SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A View of Delft, with a Musical Instrument Seller's Stall
Self Portrait (Young Man in a Fur Cap)

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteCarel Fabritius at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Abraham de Potter, 1640
The Beheading of John the Baptist, ca.1640

Notable SiteCarel Fabritius at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
3 works by Carel Fabritius online

Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands

Carel Fabritius in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Self-portrait, ca.1650

National Museum in Warsaw, Poland (in Polish)  
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Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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Art Fund for UK Museums

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

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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 SiteCarel Fabritius at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteCarel Fabritius in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Carel Fabritius at CGFA  

Olga's Gallery

University of Leipzig, Germany  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Delft Artists and Patrons

The National Ossolinski Institute
Biblical Scene - Tobias with the Angel Disembowelling the Fish

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Carel Fabritius  
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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

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
Essay on Self-portrait, 1654

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