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Hercules Seghers: Landscape, ca.1625
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Hercules Seghers

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter and Printmaker, ca.1590-1638]

• Also known as:  Hercules Segers
• Relationships: No relation to still life painter Daniel Seghers or religious painter Gérard Seghers.
Studied under Gillis van Coninxloo.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Landscapes.
• Browse all:  Dutch artists  /  printmakers

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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Notable SiteKunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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 SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
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Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
The Enclosed Valley (Der Talkessel), etching

Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio   NEW!
Town with Four Towers, etching, ca.1631

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Museum Bredius, Netherlands

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

Hercules Seghers at the The British Museum, London, UK

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Virtual Uffizi
Mountain Landscape

Art Market:
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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 SiteHercules Seghers at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteHercules Seghers in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Hercules Seghers 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

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

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Hercules Seghers  
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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

Gibbon Art Blog

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