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Willem Kalf

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1622-1693]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Still Life.
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Original works by Willem Kalf available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteWillem Kalf at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
2 works online

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Dessert, 1653-54

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Still Life with Ewer, Vessels and Pomegranate, 1645

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
Still Life with Drinking Horn

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

E.G. Bührle Collection, Zurich
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Still Life, ca.1660

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany (in German)  
Information about a 2007 exhibition

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France (in French)  
Nature morte à la gourde renversée

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
Still life with glasses and fruit

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Peasant Interior with Woman at a Well, ca.1642-43

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

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

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

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

Dorotheum Auctions, Vienna - Notable Past Sales
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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
Still Life with Silver Jug (Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)

Notable SiteWillem Kalf at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteWillem Kalf 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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Willem Kalf 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 Kalf  
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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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