|Rijksmuseum - Amsterdam||Netherlands (Amsterdam)||639 artworks|
|National Gallery - London||United Kingdom (London)||334 artworks|
|Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY||United States (New York)||155 artworks|
|Mauritshaus - The Hague||Netherlands (The Hague)||153 artworks|
|Hermitage Museum - St-Petersburg||Russian Federation (St. Petersburg)||149 artworks|
|Musée du Louvre - Paris||France (Paris)||131 artworks|
|Gemäldegalerie - Berlin||Germany (Berlin)||120 artworks|
|Wallace Collection - London||United Kingdom (London)||110 artworks|
|Fitzwilliam Museum - Cambridge||United Kingdom (Cambridge)||102 artworks|
|National Maritime Museum - London||United Kingdom (Greenwich)||96 artworks|
Why 1600?: Economic boom in the Dutch Republic which permitted many painters to live from their art.
Why 1680?: The war against France ruined the country. Moreover, many great painters died around the 1670's (Rembrandt, Vermeer...).