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Ilona van Tuinen Head of the Print Room, Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Member of CODART since 2012

Exhibitions curated since 1999

CODART publications

Ilona van Tuinen, “Jane Turner Interviewed”, CODARTfeatures, December 2014.

Selected publications


Power and Grace: Drawings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Jordeans
Ilona van Tuinen
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the The Morgan Library & Museum in New York in 2018
London (Paul Holberton Publishing) 2018


‘Reconstructing The So-Called Berlin Sketchbook: Clues From Material Analysis’
Article in Workshop Practice in Early Netherlandish Painting: Case Studies from Van Eyck through Gossart, pp. 48-83
Edited by Maryan Ainsworth
Turnhout (Brepols) 2017

Catalogue entries on paintings by Rembrandt, Samuel van Hoogstraten, Nicolaes Maes, Abraham Bloemaert, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Govert Flinck, Gerrit Dou, Peter Paul Rubens, Willem de Poorter, Michiel van Musscher, Jan van Staveren, and Jacobus Vrel
Entries in The Leiden Collection Catalogue
Edited by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
New York ( 2017

Catalogue entries on drawings by Esaias van de Velde, Jan van Goyen, and Frans van Mieris
Entries in Drawings for Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt, catalogue of the exhibitions held in the National Gallery of Art in Washington and the Fondation Custodia, Frits Lugt Collection in Paris, 2016-2017
Edited by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Peter Schatborn, and Ger Luijten
Washington and Paris, 2016-2017


‘Drawings from the Time of Memling and his Followers.’
Essay in Hans Memling: Portraiture, Piety, and a Reunited Altarpiece,  catalogue of an exhibition held at the Morgan Library & Museum in 2016 -2017, pp. 91-106.
Edited by John Marciari
London (Paul Holberton Publishing) 2016

From Memory or Otherwise: A Portrait Drawing by Jan Mostaert?’
Ilona van Tuinen
Article in Master Drawings 54 (2016), pp. 391-396.

Jordaens – Rembrandt: Two New Early Works
Ilona van Tuinen
Paris (Talabardon & Gautier) 2016


‘New Insights from Technical Analysis on 13 Paintings by Gerrit Dou in the Leiden Collection’
Dominique Surh, Ilona van Tuinen and John Twilley
Article in Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art Vol. 6, issue 1 (Winter, 2014)

Het Vroegste Amsterdamse Schetsboek: Zakboekje uit het Atelier van Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen
Ilona van Tuinenen with a contribution by Daantje Meuwissen
Oostzaan 2014.

Essay and entry in Van Oostsanen: De Eerste Hollandse Meester
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Stedelijk Museum (Alkmaar) and the Amsterdam Museum in 2014
Edited by Daantje Meuwissen
Antwerp 2014.


‘The Struggle for Salvation: A Reconstruction and Interpretation of Maarten van Heemskerck’s Strong Men’
Ilona van Tuinen
Article in Simiolus 36 (2012), pp. 142-162.


Entries in Lucas van Leyden en de Renaissance
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Museum De Lakenhal in 2011
Edited by Christiaan Vogelaar et al.
Antwerp 2011


Biography and catalogue entries on Maarten van Heemskerck and his workshop
In Early Netherlandish Painting in the Rijksmuseum. Part I: Artists Born Before 1500, Amsterdam
Edited by Jan Piet Filedt Kok
Amsterdam ( 2009

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