Jan Davidsz. de Heem art links 


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Jan Davidsz. de Heem: Vase of Flowers, 1645
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Jan Davidsz. de Heem

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1606-ca.1683]

• Relationships: Father of Cornelis de Heem and Jan Jansz. de Heem.
Studied under Daniel Seghers.
His students included Abraham Mignon and Maria van Oosterwyck.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Still Life.
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Original works by Jan Davidsz. de Heem available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Fruit and a Vase of Flowers, 1655
Flowers in a Vase

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Fruit Still-Life with a Silver Beaker (Zoom)

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Still Life, Breakfast with Glass of Champagne and Pipe, 1642 (Zoom)

Notable SiteJan Davidsz. de Heem at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Still-life with Peeled Lemon

Notable SiteJan Davidsz. de Heem at the Louvre Museum, Paris
A Table of Desserts, 1640

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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 SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
Still Life

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 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!

Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Vienna (in German)  
Still Life

Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, UK
Still Life of Fruit and Flowers

Crocker Art Museum, California
Still Life with Flowers in a Glass Bowl

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, Switzerland (mostly in German)  

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Still Life

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

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France (in French)  
Guirlande de fleurs et de fruits avec le portrait de Guillaume III d'Orange

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Fruits ou Grappe de fruits

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Still life with fruit

National Museum of Art of Romania
Still Life

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Regional Art Gallery in Liberec, Czech Republic
Still-life with Books and Skull (Vanitas), 1629

Ringling Museum of Art, Florida
Still Life with Parrots, 1640s

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
3 paintings online

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
Still Life with Nautilus Cup and Lobster

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Kremer Collection, The Hague, The Netherlands
Collection of paintings based at the Mauritshuis

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
A Momento Mori

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)
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 SiteJan Davidsz. de Heem at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJan Davidsz. de Heem in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteJan Davidsz. de Heem in the WebMuseum  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Jan Davidsz. de Heem at CGFA  

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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Miscellaneous Sites:
Flowers in a Glass Vase on a Stone Ledge

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jan Davidsz. de Heem  
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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.

Artnet Magazine
A Bacchanale

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