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Jan Mostaert

[Dutch Northern Renaissance Painter, ca.1472-1555]

• Relationships: Grandfather(?) of Gillis Mostaert.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteMauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague

Notable SiteJan Mostaert at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Head of Saint John the Baptist
Christ Crowned with Thorns

Notable SiteJan Mostaert at the Prado Museum, Madrid
Portrait of a Young Gentleman, ca.1520

Notable SiteJan Mostaert at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
The Tree of Jesse, 1485
Adoration of the Magi, ca.1515-20

Notable SiteJan Mostaert at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
4 works by Jan Mostaert online

National Museums Liverpool, UK
Portrait of a young man, ca.1520

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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The Crucifixion

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

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

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Christ Shown to the People, ca.1515

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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The Jewish Museum, New York City
Painting from the exhibition Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
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(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 Mostaert in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJan Mostaert in the Web Gallery of Art  


Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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