Counting Vermeer



The L numbers in parentheses following each institution's name beloware the numbers used to catalogue Vermeer's paintings in W. Liedtke, Vermeer. The Complete Paintings, Antwerp 2008. A list of numbers, titles, and average thread counts appears in table 1 in § 6.1 in this publication.

The Frick Collection, New York (L06, L09, L21)
Colin Bailey
Joe Godla

Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin (L08, L18)
Babette Hartwieg

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden (L03, L05)
Uta Neidhardt
Christoph Schölzel

Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museum, Braunschweig (L10)
Hildegard Kaul
Silke Gatenbröcker

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston (L16)
Oliver Tostmann

The Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood House, London (L35)
Alice Tate-Harte

Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna (L26)
Elke Oberthaler
Sabine Penot

The Leiden Collection, New York (L36)
Dominique Surh

Koninklijk Kabinet van Schilderijen Mauritshuis, The Hague (L01, L12, L22)
Edwin Buijsen
Sabrina Meloni
Petria Noble

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (L04, L13, L14, L23, L32)
Michael Gallagher
Charlotte Hale
Walter Liedtke
Dorothy Mahon

Musée du Louvre and C2RMF, Paris (L28, L29)
Clotilde Boust
Blaise Ducos
Michel Menu
Elisabeth Ravaud

The National Gallery, London (L33, L34)
Larry Keith
Ashok Roy
Betsy Wieseman

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (L19, L20)
Sarah Fisher
Arthur Wheelock

National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin (L31)
Adriaan Waiboer

National Galleries Scotland, Edinburgh (L02)
Jacqueline Ridge
Tico Seifert

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam (L07, L11, L17, L30)
Jonathan Bikker
Robert van Langh
Petria Noble
Gwen Tauber
Ige Verslype
Gregor Weber

Royal Collection Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, London (L15)
Lucy Peter
Desmond Shawe-Taylor

Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie, Frankfurt am Main (L27)
Jochen Sander
Stephan Knobloch

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