Jacob van Loo Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, RussiaArt Market:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University
Portrait of a Gentleman, ca.1668
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)
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 Wallace Collection, London, UK NEW!
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
Susannah and the Elders
(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)
Jacob van Loo in the Web Gallery of Art Articles and Reference Sites:
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Jacob van Loo at CGFA
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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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.