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Hendrik Mesdag: The Arrival of the Fish, 1875
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Hendrik Mesdag

[Dutch Painter, 1831-1915]

• Also known as:  Hendrik Willem Mesdag
• Relationships: Mesdag's students included George Hitchcock.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Maritime Art.
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Original works by Hendrik Mesdag available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on Sunset

Notable SiteMuseum Mesdag, The Hague, Netherlands
Museum for the collection of Hendrik Willem Mesdag and his wife, Sientje van Houten

Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Pinks in the Breakers, ca.1875-85

Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
6 works by Hendrik Mesdag online

Ball State Museum of Art, Indiana
Marine, ca.1890

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dordrechts Museum, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Museum Jan Cunen, Oss, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Après l'orage

Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

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Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag at CGFA  

Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag at The Athenaeum  
3 works online by Mesdag

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteMesdag Documentation Society

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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