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Dr. Carla van de Puttelaar Art Historian, Independent in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Information

Associate Member of CODART since 2024

Carla van de Puttelaar is a freelance art historian. She is organizing an exhibition on Salomon Mesdach (1600-1632) at the Stadhuismuseum Zierikzee (2025). She is involved in a research project about Frisian portraiture (1500-1800) and a research project on the portraits of members of the Noord-Holland regiment for the Westfries Museum.

Areas of specialization

  • 16th-18th century Dutch, Flemish and British Portraiture
  • Photography 1850-present

Selected publications

2024

‘A testimony of Love: Memorial Portrait by Gesina ter Borch of Moses ter Borch as a two-year old’
Carla van de Puttelaar with Fred G. Meijer
Amsterdam/Maastricht (Zebregs&Röell) 2024

2023

‘Under the skin: Portraits by Abraham de Vries (c. 1590-1649/50) recognized and revealed’
Carla van de Puttelaar with Fred G. Meijer
Article in Oud Holland – Journal for Art of the Low Countries, vol. 136 (no. 4), pp. 180-194

‘Caught by the Eye: The Discovery of a Portrait of a Young Girl by Jan Jansz. de Stomme’
Essay in: Liber Amicorum for Volker Manuth: Not Always Rembrandt, 37 Studies in Baroque Art
Turnhout (Brepols) 2023

Art Stories of the Netherlands and Italy 1550-1800, Liber Amicorum in Honor of Gregor J.M. Weber
Fred G. Meijer, Carla van de Puttelaar, Lisanne Wepler
Amsterdam (Galatea Publishers) 2023

‘Birds and Bugs, Life and Work of Cornelia de Rijk’
Essay in Art Stories of the Netherlands and Italy 1550-1800, Liber Amicorum in Honor of Gregor J.M. Weber, edited by F.G. Meijer, C. van de Puttelaar and L. Wepler
Amsterdam (Galatea Publishers) 2023

‘Portraits and Tronies in David Bailly’s Vanitas and the Link with the Steenwijck Family’
Carla van de Puttelaar with Fred G. Meijer
Essay in David Bailly – Time, Death and Vanity
Zwolle (Waanders) 2023

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