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17th century

The 17th century paintings displayed in the museum rooms almost all come from the bequest (and the back interest on this bequest) from Auguste Dutuit (1812-1902) to the City of Paris.

This bequest consists of all the collections built up by Auguste and his brother Eugène (1807-1886). In these collections of antiques, mediaeval and Renaissance art objects, 18th century paintings, books, drawings and prints (kept in the Graphic Arts Room), 17th century Dutch art takes pride of place.

Thanks to them, the Petit Palais possesses one of the leading collections of Dutch painting in France, second only to the Louvre. This reflects at once the taste of the collectors and that of the century they lived in, giving priority to the landscapes and genre scenes that greatly inspired French painting in their day.

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A scene of gallantry in a palace

Dirck Van Delen Heudsen, 1604/1605 - Arnemuiden, 1671

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Composite Landscape

Henri Mauperché 1602-1686

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Diana Resting

Jacob Jordaens Antwerp, 1593 - Antwerp, 1678

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Landscape with the Port of Santa Marinella

Claude Gellée, known as Claude Lorrain Chamagne, 1600 - Rome, 1682

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Red-legged partridge in a niche

Nicolas de Largillierre Paris, 1656 - Paris, 1746

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Self-portrait in Oriental Attire

Rembrandt Leyde, 1606 - Amsterdam, 1669

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The Abduction of Proserpina

Petrus Paulus Rubens Siegen (Westphalie), 1577 - Antwerp, 1640

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The Analysis

Adriaen Van Ostade Haarlem, 1610 - Haarlem, 1685

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The interrupted song

Frans Van Mieris, known as Mieris the Elder

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Base de données des oeuvres de la Ville de Paris

Base de données des oeuvres de la Ville de Paris

The online catalogue of the Petit Palais' collections contains almost 35 000 records of works and is enhanced and updated on a regular basis. You can choose between several search modes : simple, advanced, or customised.

Consulter le catalogue en ligne des collections du Petit Palais
Autre base documentaire

Extern databases

Discover a selection of databases online presenting works from the Petit Palais or documents concerning the history of the museum's history.