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Mabuse: Danae, 1527
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[Netherlandish Northern Renaissance Painter, ca.1478-1532]

• Also known as:  Jan Mabuse
Jan Gossaert
Jan Gossart
• Relationships: Mabuse's students included Jan van Scorel.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Descent from the Cross, ca.1520

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Portrait of Francisco de los Cobos y Molina, 1530
The Madonna and Child, 1530

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Netherlands 15th – 16th centuries" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteMabuse at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Diptych of Jean Carondelet, 1517

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

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 SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

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

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
The Holy Family

Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
Cybele beseeching Saturn to spare her child

Brighton & Hove Museums, England

Chazen Museum of Art at the University of Wisconsin
Christ at Rest, 1527

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia
(Listed under "Jan Gossaert")

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Virgin and Child - Anne de Berges and her son

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Self-Portrait, ca.1515-20

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Hercules and Deianira, 1517-23

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas   NEW!

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
Adam and Eve (see top row)

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
2 works online

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Holy Family with Coats of Arms of Charles V and Isabella of Portugal, 1526-30

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
2 works online when last checked

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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)
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
Neptune and Amphitrite (Gemäldegalerie, Berlin)

Notable SiteMabuse at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteMabuse in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon


Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database  

Mabuse 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

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Olga's 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

University of Leipzig, Germany  

University of Leipzig, Germany  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Mabuse  
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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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