Open Search Artists

Open Search Archives is an RKD web service for software developers. Here you can find reliable biographical information on Dutch artists from the Middle Ages till the present day. The information has been made available on the basis of ODbL-BY (Open Database License – Attribution) and can be used for collection management systems, apps or web services to name a few.

Artists is used by other heritage institutes as an authorised name list (authority file) for indexing their own collections. See here ( de toepassing van de Open Search in het CANAAN project (CreAtive Nodes in Amsterdam’s Artefact-actor Networks)

Information: Reem Weda








Portrait of Nicolaes van Bambeeck , 1641 gedateerd
Brussels, Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten van België, inv./ 155
Anoniem ca. 1852 published by Kunsthandel Frans Buffa & Zonen
Amsterdam statue of Rembrandt van Rijn , ca. 1852
Private collection
circle of Rembrandt
Portrait of an unknown woman , 1634 gedateerd
Sotheby's New York 1997-01-30, nr. 132
Abraham serving the angels , 1646 gedateerd
Private collection
Portrait of Amalia van Solms , 1632 gedateerd
Paris, Musée Jacquemart-André, inv./ 423
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