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Hendrik Mesdag: The Arrival of the Fish, 1875
Photograph by Flickr user "Quistnix", Creative Commons licensed


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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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    Hendrik Mesdag Works Online    
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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
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
"Works in focus:" Sunset

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

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

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)  

Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland   NEW!

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

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   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's painting collection

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

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 SiteHendrik Mesdag at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteHendrik Mesdag at The Athenaeum  
3 works online by Mesdag

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Hendrik Mesdag 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

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Notable SiteMesdag Documentation Society

Articles and Reference Sites:
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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