Jacob de Wet Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
National Gallery, London, UKArt Market:
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam NEW!
Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)
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Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, France (in French)
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Musées de Lorraine, France (in French)
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Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina (in Spanish)
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Valtion Taidemuseo (Finnish National Gallery), Helsinki, Finland
(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)
Jacob de Wet in the Web Gallery of Art Articles and Reference Sites:
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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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
Additional Image Search Tools:
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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.