Judith Leyster
(Dutch, 1609 - 1660)
Self-Portrait
by Judith Leyster
This person is associated with: Dutch Golden Age

Dutch painter from Haarlem.

She trained under Frans Pietersz de Grebber and possibly Frans Hals, from whom she followed the style. She was one of the very few women painters of the Golden Age and is best known for her painting The Proposition.  She was married to artist Jan Miense Molenaer.


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Contributors:   Josselin, kkvk, kohn1fox, Irene
Name:Judith Leyster
Dates:1609 - 1660
Nationality:Dutch
Sex:Female
Self Portraits
This artist has 24 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection7 artworks
Frans Hals Museum(Netherlands - Haarlem)4 artworks
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam(Netherlands - Amsterdam)2 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)2 artworks
National Museum of Women in the Arts - Washington, DC(United States - Washington, DC)1 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)1 artworks
Bristol Museum and Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Bristol)1 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of Art(United States - Philadelphia, PA)1 artworks
Fondation Rau pour le Tiers-Monde(Switzerland - Zurich)1 artworks
Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery - The Hague(Netherlands - The Hague)1 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

Explanation:
This person died over 70 years ago (in 1660).

Contributors
Josselin:1 edit
kkvk:1 edit
kohn1fox:1 edit
Irene:1 edit