Willem Claesz. Heda art links 


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Willem Claesz. Heda: Breakfast of Crab, 1648
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Willem Claesz. Heda

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1594-1680]

• Relationships: Father of Gerret Willemsz. Heda.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Still Life.
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Original works by Willem Claesz. Heda available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Breakfast with a Lobster, 1648

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Breakfast with Wine and Ham, 1651 (Zoom)

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 SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  
Still Life with Oysters, a Silver Tazza, and Glassware, 1635

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
Banquet Piece with Ham, 1656

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Still Life with a Lobster
Still Life: Pewter and Silver Vessels and a Crab

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

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Crocker Art Museum, California
Still Life, ca.1631

Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands
Still Life with Pie and Silver Jug, 1658

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Lemon and Silver Tazza, 1634

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

National Museum in Warsaw, Poland (in Polish)  
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Norwich Museums, England

Philadelphia Museum of Art

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

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

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

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

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 SiteWillem Claesz. Heda at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteWillem Claesz. Heda at The Athenaeum  

Notable SiteWillem Claesz. Heda in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWillem Claesz. Heda in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Willem Claesz. Heda 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

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Willem Claesz. Heda  
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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.

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