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Jacob van Ruisdael

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1628-1682]

• Also known as:  Jacob Isaacksz. van Ruisdael
Jacob Isaackszon van Ruysdael
• Relationships: Nephew of Salomon van Ruysdael.
Not to be confused with the artist's cousin, Jacob Salomonsz. van Ruysdael (1629/30-1681), son of Salomon van Ruysdael.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteAlte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany

Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
4 works online

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
11 works by van Ruisdael

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
4 works online by van Ruisdael

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
See the "Holland 17th century" section

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Notable SiteLiechtenstein Museum, Vienna
Norwegian Landscape with Waterfall (Zoom)

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael at the Louvre Museum, Paris
The Ray of Sunlight

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, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A Waterfall by a Cottage in a Hilly Landscape

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Notable SiteRoyal Academy of Arts Collection, London, UK

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteThe Royal Collection, London, UK

Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
3 works online

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Landscape with a mill-run and ruins, ca.1653

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
A Marsh in a Forest at Dusk

Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
Cottage by a Stream

Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
River Landscape with a Castle on a High Cliff

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
Dune landscape

Crocker Art Museum, California
A Road in a Wood, ca.1645

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
View of Egmond-on-the-Sea, 1648

Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK   NEW!

Frick Collection, New York City   NEW!
Landscape with a Footbridge
Quay at Amsterdam

Glasgow Museums, Scotland
A View of Egmond aan Zee

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

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
Landscape with Waterfall

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas   NEW!

Kunsthaus Zurich

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "R"

La Salle University Art Museum, Philadelphia
Wheatfield with Church (click "next" 3 times to see the painting)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Manchester City Art Gallery, UK

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
3 works online

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)  
(If the image is not clickable, click "Agrandir l'image" to enlarge the image)

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig (in German)  

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
The watermill

National Museum in Warsaw, Poland (in Polish)  
See the THIRD Flash presentation on the page: rollover + scroll thumbnails

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Landscape with Dune and Small Waterfall, 1646

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Wooded Landscape with Waterfall, ca.1665-70

Norwich Museums, England

Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Lille, France (in French)  
Le champ de blé

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Paysage avec rivière

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Landscape with Waterfall, ca.1665

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
1 work online

Southampton City Art Gallery, England

Speed Art Museum, Kentucky
Landscape with Cottages and a Blasted Tree, 1653

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (in German)  
Wooded Landscape with Brook

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"

Strossmayer's Old Master Gallery, Croatia
Crossing the River

Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest (in Hungarian)  

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)  

Jacob van Ruisdael at the The British Museum, London, UK

The Jewish Museum, New York City
Painting from the exhibition Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker

The Wallace Collection, London, UK   NEW!

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

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Canal with Commercial Buildings in Winter, ca.1670

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

Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California
View of Haarlem

USC Fisher Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Countryside, ca.1650s

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
1 painting, possibly by Jacob van Ruisdael

Vejle Kunstmuseum, Denmark (in Danish)  

Virtual Uffizi
Landscape with Shepherds and Peasants

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
View on the IJ on a Stormy Day, ca.1660

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
4 works online when last checked

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

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!

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 SiteGoogle Art Project
The Forest Stream (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
Landscape with Waterfall (Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam)

Notable SiteGoogle Art Project
View of Naarden (Museo Thyssen - Bornemisza, Madrid)

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael at The Artchive  

Notable SiteJacob van Ruisdael 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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Jacob van Ruisdael 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

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

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Capella Academica, Vienna (in German)  

The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jacob van Ruisdael  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

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

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
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Jacob Van Ruisdael: Master of Landscape


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