Category Dutch painting

Painting "Night Cafe", Vincent Van Gogh, 1888
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Painting "Night Cafe", Vincent Van Gogh, 1888

Author: Van Gogh Museum: Yale University Art Gallery, USA Year: 1888 Click image for a larger image Description of the picture: Night cafe - Van Gogh. 1888. Oil on canvas. 70x89 A night in the station café of Arles - an attempt by the artist to convey his impressions about the place and people, the regulars.

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The Adoration of the Magi - Hertgen That Sint Yans

Author: Gertgen that Sint Jans Museum: Boyuns-van Beuningen Museum Year: About 1490 ⇐ Click image for a larger scale Description of the painting: Adoration of the Magi - Gertgen that Sint Yans. About 1490. Wood, oil. 91,6x71,8 The artist lived, not being a monk, in the Harlem monastery of the brotherhood of St. John (Sint Janet), hence his name.
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Portrait of a man with an arrow, Hans Memling

Author: Hans Memling Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: Around 1470-1475 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Portrait of a man with an arrow - Hans Memling. Around 1470-1475. Wood, oil. 31.3x25.1 Creativity of Hans Memling, the leading Dutch painter, is represented in the National Gallery in Washington quite fully - only collections of Belgian museums can be compared with this collection.
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Our Lady of Glory, Hertgen That Sint Yans

Author: Gertgen that Sint Jans Museum: Boyuns-van Beuningen Museum Year: Approx. 1490-1495 Click image for a larger scale Description of the painting: Our Lady of Glory - Gertgen. Approximately 1490-1495 Enveloped in tight folds of a dark purple-red cloak, Maria crouched over a crescent moon hanging in the sky - a symbol of its purity.
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Tower of Babel, Peter Bruegel the Elder, 1563

Author: Peter Bruegel the Elder Museum: Museum of Art History (Vienna) Year: 1563 Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: The Tower of Babel - Peter Bruegel the Elder. 1563. 60х74,5 In the Bible there is a story about how the inhabitants of Babylon tried to build a high tower to get to the sky, but God made them speak in different languages, stopped understanding each other, and the tower remained unfinished.
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Portrait of a Lady, Rogier van der Weyden, circa 1460

Author: Rogier van der Waiden Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: Around 1460 Click image for enlarge Description of the picture: Portrait of a lady - Rogier van der Weiden. About 1460. Wood, oil. 34x25,5 The largest master of the Netherlands Renaissance, Rogier van der Weyden was an outstanding portrait painter, a vivid confirmation of which is the "Portrait of a Lady", as beautiful as it is mysterious.
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The appearance of an angel to myrrh-bearing wives, Jan van Eyck, 1425

Author: Jan van Eyck Museum: Boymans van Beuningen Museum Year: 1425 Click on image to enlarge Picture description: Angel appearing to myrrh bearers - Jan van Eyck. 1425. Oil. 72x89 This is the earliest of the paintings associated with his name Jan wai Eyck. Many researchers even consider it the author, not Yana, but his elder brother Hubert or both of them together.
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Grisaille "The Unity of the Country" Rembrandt, 1641

Author: Rembrandt Museum: Boyuns-van Beuningen Museum Year: 1641 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the painting: "Country Unity" - Rembrandt. 1641 Grisaille "The Unity of the Country" Rembrandt wrote in 1641. Under this title, the picture was included in the inventory of the property in the Rotterdam Museum of Boymans and van Benimgen.
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Sketch of "All Saints" - Rubens

Author: Peter Paul Rubens Museum: Private collection Year: Around 1612 ⇐ Click image for larger image Description of the picture: Sketch of "All Saints" - Rubens. Around 1612 Sketch of All Saints. Ghostly crowds of saints are lifted up in the clouds above the shimmering abyss, which is just as little like the sky we know, as the figures of the saints are like earthly people.
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Card Players, Lucas Hagens van Leiden (Luke of Leiden)

Author: Lucas Heigens van Leyden Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: Around 1550-1599 ⇐ Click image for a larger scale Description of the picture: Card Players - Lucas Heigens van Leiden (Luca Leiden). Around 1550-1599. Wood, oil. 55,2x60,9 An excellent artist and draftsman, Van Leiden often wrote entertaining scenes from everyday life.
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Painting Three Crucifixes (Calvary), Rubens, circa 1640

Author: Peter Paul Rubens Museum: Boymans-van Beuningen Museum Year: About 1640 ⇐ Click image for a larger scale Description of the painting: Calvary - Rubens. Around 1640 A mysterious, gloomy night scene illuminated by flashes of torches, full of movement and dramatic experience. In Rubens’s sketch “Calvary”, the confusion and anxiety of the early thing disappeared.
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Narcissus Sketch - Peter Paul Rubens

Author: Peter Paul Rubens Museum: Private collection Year: Unknown ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Sketch "Narcissus" - Peter Paul Rubens Young man Narcissus fell in love with his own reflection in the creek - so the gods punished him for rejecting the nymph's love Echo. A miniature compositional sketch (14.5X14 cm) depicts the moment when Narcissus, bending over the water, with unexpected excitement notices its reflection, and the sentence of the gods is being executed.
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Death and the miserly (Death of the miser), Hieronymus Bosch

Author: Hieronymus Bosch Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: Around 1485-1490 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Death and stingy (Death of misers) - Hieronymus Bosch. Around 1485-1490. Wood, oil. 93x31 The works of Bosch are always mysterious, filled with numerous symbols, changing depending on the context, and signs, the meaning of which is now irretrievably lost.
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Portrait of an Old Lady, Frans Hals, 1633

Author: Hieronymus Bosch Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: 1633 Click image for larger image Description of the picture: Portrait of an elderly lady - Frans Hals. 1633. Oil on canvas. 102,5x86,9 Portraits of Frans Hals are distinguished by exceptional character and personality, he was one of the best European masters who wrote "alia prima", that is, in one session and without a preparatory drawing.
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Woman weighing pearls, Jan Vermeer

Author: Jan Vermeer Delft Museum: National Gallery of Art (Washington) Year: Around 1664 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: A woman weighing pearls - Jan Vermeer Delft. Around 1664. Oil on canvas. 39,7x35,5 The Dutchman Vermeer is one of the most mysterious painters in the history of European art, mentioned only three times in his lifetime documents.
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Skating outside the city walls, Hendrik Barents Averkamp

Author: Hendrik Barents Averkamp Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: Around 1615 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Skating outside the city walls - Hendrik Barents Averkamp. About 1615. Wood, oil. 58x89.8 Hendrik Barents (1585-1643), one of the largest Dutch painters of the Baroque era, entered the history of art under the nickname Averkamp, ​​which means "the mute of Kam-pen", he was really deaf and dumb.
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Still-life with a drinking horn, lobster and glasses - Willem Kalf

Author: Willem Calf Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: About 1653 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Still life with a drinking horn belonging to the guild of saint Sebastian's shooters, lobster and glasses - Willem Kalf. About 1653. Oil on canvas. 86.4 x102.2 Willem Calf (1619-1693) was one of the leading masters of still life in the seventeenth-century Holland.
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Evening landscape with a cart, Rubens

Author: Peter Paul Rubens Museum: Boymans-van Beuningen Museum Year: 1630-1640 ⇐ Click image for larger picture Description of picture: Evening landscape with a cart - Rubens. 1630-1640 A small “Evening landscape with a cart” belongs to Rubens’s last decade. The motive is as simple and realistic as the landscapes of Dutch painters, led by van Goyen, painted in the same years, however, the clearer the deeper distinction between Rubens and these masters in their approach to their creative tasks.
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Lady at Virginia, Jan Vermeer

Author: Jan Vermeer Delft Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: Around 1670-1672 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Lady at Virginia - Jan Vermeer Delft. Around 1670-1672. Canvas, oil. 51.8х45.2 Jan Vermeer Delft - the greatest master of Dutch painting, the greatest representative of the golden age of Dutch art.
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Male portrait, Robert Kampen, circa 1435

Author: Robert Kampen Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: About 1435 Click image for a larger picture Description of the picture: Portrait of a man - Robert Kampen. About 1435. Wood, tempera. 40.7х28.1 Robert Kampen (1378 / 1379-1444) is a Dutch painter, one of the founders of the early Renaissance art in his country.
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