Hans Vredeman de Vries art links
Hans Vredeman de Vries Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge, UKArt Market:
Design for an ornamental garden, 1576
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Kunsthistorisches Museum Databank, Vienna (in German)
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Architectural Fantasy with figures
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)
(If the image is not clickable, click "Agrandir l'image" to enlarge the image)
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
8 works online
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Hans Vredeman de Vries in the Web Gallery of Art Miscellaneous Sites:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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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
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The National Ossolinski InstituteArticles and Reference Sites:
This image through #70 are by Vredeman de Vries
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.