Gerard van Opstal Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of ChicagoArt Market:
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Fishermen and Putti Pulling Fish into a Boat, 1640
Louvre Museum Database, Paris
Gerard van Opstal at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Bacchus with Satyrs and Cupids, ca.1640
Rijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)
Sculptures of Versailles, France (in French)
(Tip: Click "Zoom navigable", not the thumbnail, to get the largest image size)
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"
The Walters Art Museum, Maryland
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(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)
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)Articles and Reference Sites:
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.