Jan van Ravesteyn art links
Jan van Ravesteyn Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The HagueArt Market:
Great scans of Mauritshuis paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Jan van Ravesteyn at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Portrait of a Man, 1632
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)
Museum Bredius, Netherlands
Portrait of an Old Lady
Portrait of an Officer (copy)
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
Click "English" at the top right to switch the default language, then click "Search"
Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Portrait of a Man
Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)
UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Articles and Reference Sites:
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)
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:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
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.