Dr. Walter Arthur Liedtke (†) Former Curator of European Paintings, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, New York, USA

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications


Vermeer: the complete paintings
Walter Liedtke
207 pp., 32 cm., available in English and French
Antwerp (Ludion) and New York (Abrams) 2008
ISBN-13: 978-90-5544-742-8 (Ludion) and 978-0-8109-8336-6 (Abrams)


Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Walter Liedtke
Complete scholarly catalogue of the 229 Dutch paintings in the museum from 1600-1800. Accompanied by an exhibition of the complete collection 2007-08
2 vols., ca. 1150 pp., 300 illustrations in color and 250 in black-and-white
New Haven (Yale University Press) 2007
ISBN-13: 978-0-300-12028-8


Vermeer and the Delft School
Walter Liedtke, Michiel Plomp and Axel Rüger
Catalogue of exhibition held in 2001 in New York (Metropolitan Museum of Art) 2001
ISBN 0-87099-973-7


Rembrandt/not Rembrandt in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: aspects of connoisseurship
Walter A. Liedtke and Hubert von Sonnenburg
Catalogue of exhibiiton held in 1995 in New York (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
2 vols. in cassette
ISBN 0-87099-754-8


Flemish paintings in America: a survey of early Netherlandish and Flemish paintings in the public collections of North America
Walter A. Liedtke and Guy Bauman
Antwerp (Mercatorfonds) 1992
ISBN 90-6153-231-0


Flemish paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Walter Liedtke
Collection catalogue
New York (Metropolitan Museum of Art) 1984
ISBN 0-87099-356-9


Architectural painting in Delft: Gerard Houckgeest, Hendrick van Vliet, Emanuel de Witte
Walter Liedtke
Doornspijk (Davaco) 1982
ISBN 90-70288-11-7

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