Statens Museum for Kunst

Overview

Artstor and Statens Museum for Kunst have made available 160 images of highlights from the museum's collections of Paintings and Sculptures, and Graphic Art in the Digital Library. The release includes works by artists such as Lucas Cranach the Elder, Rembrandt, Christen Købke, Vilhelm Hammershøi, and Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg. The images are also made available for remix and reuse in both commercial and non-commercial purposes, for example for use in print publications, under a Creative Commons Attribution license.

Statens Museum for Kunst (SMK), the National Gallery of Denmark, collects art, primarily Danish, dating from the 14th century till the present day. The museum's collections constitute approximately 10,500 paintings and sculptures, 245,000 works of art on paper, as well as 2,500 plaster casts of figures from ancient times, the middle-ages and the Renaissance. The major part of the museum's older collections comes from the art chambers of Danish kings.

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Collection information

Total size of collection* 160
Percentage of completion 100%

* Image totals should be regarded as an approximation until a given collection is 100% complete. Users should also bear in mind that the number of images available to them may vary from country to country, reflecting ARTstor’s approach to addressing an international copyright landscape that itself varies from country to country.

Last updated: August 28, 2013

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