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Michiel Sweerts: Allegory of Hearing
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Michiel Sweerts

[Flemish Baroque Era Painter, ca.1618-1664]

• Also known as:  Michael Sweerts
• Relationships: Studied under Jan Dirksz Both.
• Browse all:  Flemish artists

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Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
In the Studio, 1652

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
An old woman spinning, 1650

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Portrait of a Young Man (Self-Portrait), 1656

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Head of a Woman, 1654
Double Portrait, 1660

Notable SiteMauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, The Hague
Great scans of Mauritshuis paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
3 works online

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
9 works by Michiel Sweerts online

Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands
The Academy, ca.1655/60

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Michiel Sweerts in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario
Head of a Young Man

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Boy Drawing before the Bust of a Roman Emperor, ca.1661

State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy

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

The Wallace Collection, London, UK
Portrait of a Young Man with a Red Cloak, ca.1650

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Connecticut
Boy with a Hat

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
A Young Couple and a Boy in a Garden, ca.1650

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Symbols + Monograms
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Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts in the Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts in the Artchive  

Notable SiteMichiel Sweerts at CGFA  

Notable SiteWeb Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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Self Portrait, 1656
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