Pieter Pourbus Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German) Art Market:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh NEW!
Prado Museum Database, Madrid NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
The Royal Collection, London, UK
Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)
Click on the artist name, then on the artwork title to view the work
National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
Portrait of a Woman
Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
Portrait of a Man
Sheffield Galleries & Museums, UK
Portrait of a Man aged 29, 1584
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"
The Wallace Collection, London, UK NEW!
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Flemish Art Collection, Belgium
Portrait of Jan van Eyewerve, 1551
Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
Pieter Pourbus at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Pieter Pourbus in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
California State University WorldImages Database
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
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Katherine Ara - Paintings Conservation & RestorationArticles and Reference Sites:
The Last Supper
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.