Flemish & Dutch Art

Library holdings:

CDF General

CDL Architecture General & Middle Ages

CDP  Architecture. 16th century

CDE Sculpture. General & Middle Ages

CDD Sculpture. 16th Century

CDN  Painting. General

200– Foreign Influences

250– Local Schools

CDB Middle Ages

CDA 15th -16th century

60– Van Eyck

100– Van der Weyden

180– Memling

225– 16th century

285– Lucas van Leyden

435– Brueghel


CDM 17th century General

125– Flemish

375– Rubens

390– Jordaens

400– Van Dyck

CFM 17th century Dutch

350– Rembrandt

375– School of Rembrandt

525– Vermeer


Flemish Art links
From Humanities Web.

Dutch Art links
From Humanities Web.
Dutch and Flemish painting of the 16th and 17th centuries
With online tours and in-depth studies of specific works, from the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Hellbrunn Timeline of art history
From the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Het Rembrandthuis, Amsterdam
Rembrandt's house - museum, library and collections. Website includes online tour.

Vermeer's digital house
Multimedia recreations of Vermeer's house and studio, and of 17th-century Delft.

The Essential Vermeer
Essential Vermeer resources

Rubenshuis, Antwerp

Digitale bibliothek voor de Nederlandse letteren
Digital library of Dutch literature.


Worldwide network of museum curators of Dutch and Flemish art. Their website includes information on events and exhibitions, professional contacts and employment opportunities.

Netherlands Institute for Art History (RKD)

Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence
The Institute promotes research on Italian art, on Dutch and Flemish art and artists in Italy and on the rich tradition of artistic exchange and mutual influence between Italy and the North.

Embassy of Belgium in the United Kingdom - Cultural Life in Belgium


Platform for museums in the Netherlands, with links to museum homepages, virtual exhibitions, discussion groups and more

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Mauritshuis, The Hague

Museum Catharijneconvent, Utrecht

Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Les Musées en Wallonie
Overview of museums in Wallonia and Brussels

Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique/Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten van België

Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen (Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp)