Jacob Grimmer Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German) Art Market:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)
Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Jacob Grimmer in the Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Jacob Grimmer in the Web Gallery of Art
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
2 paintings online
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.