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Frans Francken II

[Flemish Baroque Era Painter, 1581-1642]

• Relationships: Son of Frans Francken I.
Brother of Hieronymus Francken II.
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Original works by Frans Francken II available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
Landscape with Minerva Expelling Mars to Protect Peace and Plenty

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
4 works by Francken

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
The Idolatry of Solomon, 1622
Landscape with Allegories of the Four Elements (with Jan Brueghel II), 1630

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Collector's Gallery (Zoom)

Notable SiteFrans Francken II at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Allegory of Fortune, ca.1615/20

Notable SiteFrans Francken II at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Holy Family in a garland of flowers, with the four Evangelists in the corners (in grisaille); top, the Father Eternal and bottom, Satan and death defeated (also in grisaille), ca.1620

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

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

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

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 SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Vase with tulips

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Esther before Ahasueras

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
The Flagellation of Christ

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
The Feeding of the Five Thousand

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Chazen Museum of Art at the University of Wisconsin
The Three Marys at the Tomb, ca.1620

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

CODART - Dutch and Flemish paintings in the Brukenthal Museum, Sibiu
1 painting by Frans Francken II (inventory number 0393)

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Picture Gallery, painted with David Teniers

Crocker Art Museum, California
St. John Preaching in the Wilderness

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "F"

Le Musée des Beaux-Arts de Tours, France (in French)  
L'Enlèvement d'Hélène, 1625

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
(If the image is not clickable, click "Agrandir l'image" to enlarge the image)

Narodna Galerija (National Gallery), Ljubljana, Slovenia (in Slovenian)  

National Brukenthal Museum, Romania

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

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

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Witches' Sabbath, 1606

Wawel Royal Castle, Krakow, Poland
Occasio - allegory of good fortune

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  
Twaalfjarige Jezus in de tempel

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  
De Calvarieberg

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)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 SiteFrans Francken II at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteFrans Francken II in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

California State University WorldImages Database  

Frans Francken II 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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Articles and Reference Sites:
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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