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Jan van Goyen: Seascape with Windmill, 1644


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Jan van Goyen

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1596-1656]

• Also known as:  Jan Joseph van Goyen
• Relationships: Father-in-law of Jan Steen.
Studied under Esaias van de Velde.
His students included Nicolaes Berchem and Herman Saftleven II.
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Original works by Jan van Goyen available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteBirmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
A River Scene, 1642

Notable SiteJan van Goyen at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
3 works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
9 works by van Goyen

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
View of the Castle of Wijk at Duurstede, 1649
Village Festival, Musicians, 1653

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Holland 17th century" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
The Rhine at Arnhem, 1645 (Zoom)

Notable SiteJan van Goyen at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Banks of a Canal with a Jetty Leading to a Cottage, 1653

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
6 paintings

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 SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

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

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Vienna (in German)  

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Landscape with Dunes

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Untitled (Sailboats & Fishermen)

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto - Provenance Research
View of Rhenen

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

CODART - Dutch and Flemish paintings in the Brukenthal Museum, Sibiu
2 paintings by Jan van Goyen (inventory numbers 0437-0438)

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
5 works by or related to the artist

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dordrechts Museum, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
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River Landscape, 1625

Five College Museums Collections Database, Massachusetts

Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands
River Landscape with a Town in the Background, 1649

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "G"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
River Landscape, 1648

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France (in French)  

Museo de Bellas Artes de Valencia, Spain (in Spanish)  
Paisaje fluvial con torre y embarcadero

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
View of Dordrecht

National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
The village on the bank, black chalk drawing

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
Fishing Boats in an Estuary at Dusk, ca.1643

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Mouth of the Meuse (Dordrecht), 1644

National Museums Liverpool, UK
View of Dordrecht, 1644

Norwich Museums, England

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Vue de Dordrecht

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
2 works online

Sheffield Galleries & Museums, UK
Landscape with Cottages on the Dunes 1633

Slovenská Národná Galéria (Slovak National Gallery), Bratislava, Slovakia

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
Crossing the Rhine near Rhenen

Städtischen Museen Zwickau, Zwickau, Germany (in German)  
Holländische Stadtansicht (View of a Dutch City)

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Stedelijk Museum de Lakenhal, Leiden, Netherlands
View of Leyden

Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest (in Hungarian)  

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Jewish Museum, New York City
2 paintings from the exhibition Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

University of Missouri Museum of Art and Archaeology, Columbia, Missouri
River Scene with Ruined Tower

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Vancouver Art Gallery, British Columbia - Provenance Research
Frozen river landscape with skaters, 1627

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (in German)  

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Flußlandschaft, 1652

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
7 works online when last checked

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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)
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 SiteJan van Goyen at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJan van Goyen at The Athenaeum  

Notable SiteJan van Goyen 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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Jan van Goyen 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 SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jan van Goyen  
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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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