CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

Prof. Wayne Franits Distinguished Professor of Art History, Syracuse University, Department of Art and Music Histories in Syracuse, NY, USA

Areas of specialization

  • 17th-century Dutch and Flemish painting

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications


Godefridus Schalcken; A Dutch Painter in Late Seventeenth-Century London
Wayne E. Franits
Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam Press) 2018 


Wayne E. Franits
London (Phaidon Press Limited) 2015


The Paintings of Dirck van Baburen  ca. 1592/93-1624: Catalogue Raisonné
Wayne E. Franits
Philadelphia (John Benjamins Publishing Company) 2013


The Paintings of Hendrick ter Brugghen 1588-1629: Catalogue Raisonné
Wayne E. Franits and Leonard J. Slatkes
Philadelphia (John Benjamins Publishing Company) 2007


Pieter de Hooch: A Woman Preparing Bread and Butter for a Boy
Wayne E. Franits
In the Getty Museum Studies of Art series
Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum) 2006


Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting: Its Stylistic and Thematic Evolution
Wayne E. Franits
London/ New Haven (Yale University Press) 2004


Paragons of Virtue; Women and Domesticity in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Art
Wayne E. Franits
Cambridge/ New York (Cambridge University Press) 1993

For a list of all publications by Wayne Franits, please see his page on the Syracuse University website.