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Dr. Arthur K. Wheelock Senior Advisor, The Leiden Collection in New York, New York, USA


Associate Member of CODART since 2018

Member of CODART from 1998 to 2018

As Senior Advisor to the Leiden Collection, Arthur K. Wheelock is involved in the Collection’s exhibitions, programs and involvement with other organizations.  He is co-editor of the the Leiden Collection’s online catalogue and writes entries and essays for the catalogue and edits contributions by others.

Exhibitions curated since 1999

CODART publications

Selected publications


Rembrandt, the Universal Artist. Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age.
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr and Jean-François Charnier
Catalogue of an exhibition scheduled to be held in Riyadh in 2022


Johannes Vermeer. On Reflection.
Stephan Koja, Uta Neidhardt, and Arthur K. Wheelock Jr.
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Dresden in 2021
Dresden (Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden and Sandstein Verlag) 2021

“Johannes Vermeer – a Classicist among Genre Painters”
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Essay in Johannes Vermeer. On Reflection., edited by Stephan Koja, Uta Neidhardt, and Arthur K. Wheelock Jr, pp. 35-64
Dresden (Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden and Sandstein Verlag) 2021

With Observation and Imagination: Still Lifes, Genre Scenes, Portraits, and Landscapes from the Saunders Collection
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
New York and London (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Scala Arts Publishers) 2021

“In Pursuit of Masterpieces: The National Gallery of Art’s Acquisitions from The Prince of Liechtenstein”
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Article in Artibus et historiae, no. 83 (XLII), 2021, pp.  313-332


Clouds, Ice, and Bounty: The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Collection of Seventeenth-Century Dutch and Flemish Paintings
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Washington (National Gallery of Art) 2020

The Leiden Collection Catalogue
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr. with Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Entries on “Rembrandt van Rijn, Bust of a Bearded Old Man;” “Rembrandt van Rijn, Portrait of Petronella Buys.”
New York ( 2017 revised ed. 2020

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