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Adriaen van Ostade: Landscape with Two Oaks, 1641


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Adriaen van Ostade

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1610-1685]

• Relationships: Brother of Isaack van Ostade.
Studied under Frans Hals.
His students included Jan Steen, Cornelis Dusart and Cornelis Bega.
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Original works by Adriaen van Ostade available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteAdriaen van Ostade at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Many works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!
Many works online

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
Fiddler at the door of a house, 1639

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
13 works by van Ostade

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Peasant Festival on a Town Street, 1674

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteAdriaen van Ostade at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Bleeding the Pig

Notable SiteAdriaen van Ostade at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Family portrait, 1654

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris

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, Houston, Texas  
Drinking Figures and Crying Children, 1634

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 SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

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

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
10 prints online

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas, Austin
The Breakfast (Le gourmet en campagnie), ca.1647-52

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
3 works online (Note that this site opens each work in a new window)

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, UK
Drinking Scene

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
6 works by or related to the artist

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia
The Doll

David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK   NEW!

Falmouth Art Gallery, England
Dance in a Tavern

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

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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La Faiseuse de koukes

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
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Buveurs dans une grange

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Intérieur d'auberge

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Peasants Dancing in a Tavern, 1659

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest (in Hungarian)  

Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Adriaen van Ostade at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Huntington Library, California

The Kremer Collection, The Hague, The Netherlands
Collection of paintings based at the Mauritshuis

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
The Dance in the Inn

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

Vejle Kunstmuseum, Denmark (in Danish)  

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK

Watford Museum, England
Peasant Brawl

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
5 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)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Lempertz Auction Gallery, Cologne, Germany -- Highlights from Past Sales
Peasants dancing in a barn, 1635

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 SiteAdriaen van Ostade at The Art Renewal Center
27 paintings online

Notable SiteAdriaen van Ostade in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

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

Adriaen van Ostade 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

Wellcome Images Collection, London  

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Adriaen van Ostade  
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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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