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Jacob de Wit: Gods in the Heavens (detail)
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Jacob de Wit

[Dutch Rococo Era Painter, 1695-1754]

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Original works by Jacob de Wit available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago
Study for Apotheosis of Hercules

Notable SiteJacob de Wit at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Apollo Enthroned with Minerva and the Muses, 1730

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  

Notable SiteJacob de Wit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City  

Notable SiteJacob de Wit at the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Judgment of Paris, red chalk drawing

Notable SiteJacob de Wit at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Winter, 1740
Design for a ceiling painting, ca.1723

Notable SiteJacob de Wit at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Great scans of Rijksmuseum paintings, from the 'Memory of the Netherlands' project

Notable SiteRijksmuseum Research Database, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  
11 works by Jacob de Wit online

Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (in Dutch)  

Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, UK

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

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Le Musée Ingres, Montauban, France (in French)  
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Museum Bredius, Netherlands

Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

San Diego Museum of Art, California
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Teylers Museum, Haarlem, Netherlands (in Dutch)  

Tyne & Wear Museums, England
Autumn and Winter

Tyne & Wear Museums, England
Spring and Summer

Tyne & Wear Museums Database, England
2 paintings online

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums

Flemish Art Collection Database, Belgium (in Dutch)  

UK National Inventory of Continental European Paintings (NICE)

Art Market:
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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 SiteJacob de Wit in the Web Gallery of Art  

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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.

Art + Auction Magazine

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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