Jan Lievens Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Dirck Decker of Amsterdam, 1671
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Mercury and Argus, ca.1625-26
Portrait of Joos van der Vondel
St Jerome in Penitence, ca.1631
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Prince Charles Louis, 1631
View of a Path, 1660
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Royal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK
United Kingdom Parliament, London
View of Westminster
Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina
A Bearded Old Man Wearing a Beret
Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
Brighton & Hove Museums, England
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Museum Bredius, Netherlands
Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)
Museumslandschaft Hessen, Germany (in German)
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Pierpont Morgan Library, New York City
Portrait of a Man
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)
Paysage avec une ferme entre des arbres, drawing
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
The Kremer Collection, The Hague, The Netherlands
Collection of paintings based at the Mauritshuis
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland NEW!
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Landscape with the Rest on the Flight into Egypt, ca.1635
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
Wawel Royal Castle, Krakow, Poland
Portrait of a youth
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
A Wooded Walk, ca.1648-50
The Raising of Lazarus, 1631
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Jan Lievens at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Jan Lievens in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
California State University WorldImages Database
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Digital Images — Photography by Ron Reznick
Young Man with red Beret
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
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jan Lievens
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RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Art + Auction Magazine