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Gerrit van Honthorst

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1590-1656]

• Also known as:  Gerard Honthorst
• Relationships: Studied under Abraham Bloemaert.
His students included Joachim von Sandrart.
• Browse all:  Dutch artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
William, Earl of Craven, 1642

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Luteplayer, 1624
The Childhood of Christ, ca.1620
Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane (The Agony in the Garden), ca.1617

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Christ Crowned with Thorns, 1620
Musical Group on a Balcony, 1622

Notable SiteGerrit van Honthorst at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Concert on a Balcony, 1624

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
2 paintings

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 SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Boughton House, Northamptonshire, UK
Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia

Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
The Procuress

Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
Granida and Daifilo

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Crocker Art Museum, California
Allegory of Painting, 1648

Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
The Flea Hunt

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK   NEW!

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
The Denial of St. Peter, ca.1620-25

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Portrait d'homme

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Smiling Girl, a Courtesan, Holding an Obscene Image, 1625

Seattle Art Museum

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
The Death of Seneca, ca.1625

The Kremer Collection, The Hague, The Netherlands
Collection of paintings based at the Mauritshuis

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland   NEW!

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

Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked

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)

Lempertz Auction Gallery, Cologne, Germany -- Highlights from Past Sales
Lute player

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 SiteGoogle Art Project
Adoration of the Child (Uffizi Gallery, Florence)

Notable SiteGerrit van Honthorst at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteGerrit van Honthorst 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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Gerrit van Honthorst at CGFA  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Digital Images Photography by Ron Reznick
Christ Crowned with Thorns

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Farbdia Archiv (Color Slide Archive) (in German)  
Thousands of photographs of fresco cycles and wall decorations in churches and other buildings in and around Germany.
Click "Galerie" for a normal overview; click "digilib" to zoom in.

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:
UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Gerrit van Honthorst  
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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
Biographical info

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