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Bartholomeus van der Helst: Abraham del Court and his Wife
Photograph by Flickr user "Quistnix", Creative Commons licensed


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Bartholomeus van der Helst

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1613-1670]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Portraits.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteBartholomeus van der Helst at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
A Young Man, 1654

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Family Portrait, 1652
The Nieuwmarkt in Amsterdam, 1666
Portrait of a Woman, 1649
Family Portrait, 1647

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Portrait of a Young Man in Military Costume, 1650

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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 Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Annetge Backer

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

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Portrait of a Burgomaster, Jacobus Trip, 1665-70

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
Lieutenant-Admiral Egbert Meussen Cortenaer, ca.1660

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

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

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest (in Hungarian)  

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

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

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 SiteBartholomeus van der Helst at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteBartholomeus van der Helst 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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California State University WorldImages Database  

Bartholomeus van der Helst 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

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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:
Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613-1670)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Bartholomeus van der Helst  
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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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