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Jan Lievens: Head of a Man
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Jan Lievens

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1607-1674]

• Also known as:  Jan Lievensz.
• Relationships: Lievens was a pupil of Pieter Lastman (as was Lievens' friend and sometime collaborator, Rembrandt van Rijn).
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    Jan Lievens Works Online    
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Original works by Jan Lievens available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas 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)

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Dirck Decker of Amsterdam, 1671

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Mercury and Argus, ca.1625-26
Portrait of Joos van der Vondel
St Jerome in Penitence
, ca.1631

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Prince Charles Louis, 1631
View of a Path, 1660

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
2 paintings

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

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 SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteUnited 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
Daniel Heinsius

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

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 Lievens at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJan Lievens in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld 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

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jan Lievens  
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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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