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Simon de Vlieger: Herring Fishing Busses
Photograph by Flickr user "Quistnix", Creative Commons licensed


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Simon de Vlieger

[Dutch Baroque Era Painter, ca.1600-1653]

• Relationships: Studied under Hendrick Cornelisz. Vroom.
Vlieger's students included Jan van de Cappelle and Willem van de Velde II.
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Original works by Simon de Vlieger available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteSimon de Vlieger at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Calm Sea, 1642

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UK
A group of fisherfolk, drawing

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Seashore, 1630s
The Arrival of William of Orange in Rotterdam, 1642
Seascape, 1624

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Landscape with Haymakers at the Left, 1640

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 SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
A Dutch Man-of-war and Vessels in a Breeze
A View of an Estuary

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SitePrado Museum Database, Madrid   NEW!
(Linking to the Spanish-language version because it contains far more works than the English version)

Notable SiteRijksmuseum, Amsterdam   NEW!

Bowes Museum, County Durham, UK
Dutch men-of-war at anchor

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
6 works by or related to the artist

Crocker Art Museum, California

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Museum Collection Database for the Region of Haute-Normandie, France

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK
12 works online

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands   NEW!
Works from the museum's drawings and engravings collection

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)
Thunderstorm off the Coast, ca.1645-50

Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

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)
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 SiteSimon de Vlieger at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteSimon de Vlieger in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Simon de Vlieger at CGFA  

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 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.

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