Gallery of reconstructed portraits


These websites are relevant as source keepers or they concern ‘the portrait’ in general. The list was sorted by distance of the hosting institution to the Dom tower in Utrecht, the Netherlands.


Icon Allard Pierson Museum
Objects from Antiquity, in Amsterdam (the Netherlands).

Icon Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika
Art from central Africa, in Tervuren (Belgium).

Icoontje Sint-Baafskathedraal
House of prayer and home of the ‘Ghent Altarpiece’, in Ghent (Belgium).

Icon The British Museum
Art and treasures, in London (Great Britain).

Icon National Portrait Gallery (gb)
A collection of original portraits from British history and culture, in London (Great Britain).

Icon Château de Chantilly
Home of the Musée Condé, with art and treasures, in Chantilly (France).

Icon Musée du Louvre
Art and treasures, in Paris (France).

Icon Kongernes Jelling
The visitor centre of the royal monuments at Jelling (Denmark).

Icon Musée de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Home of the Tapestry, in Bayeux (France).

Icon Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
The national museums at Berlin (Germany).

Icon World Museum Liverpool
Art and treasures, in Liverpool (Great Britain).

Icon Camera degli Sposi
The wedding room of the Palazzo Ducale, in Mantova (Italy).

Icon Musée Lapidaire
Archaeological objects, in Avignon (France).

Icon Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
Objects from nature and prehistory, in Vienna (Austria).

Icon Kunsthistorisches Museum
Art and treasures, in Vienna (Austria).

Icon Kulturhistorisk Museum
Art and treasures, in Oslo (Norway).

Icon Historiska Museet
Art and treasures, in Stockholm (Sweden).

Icon Musei Vaticani
Art and treasures, in Rome (Italy).

Icon Musei Capitolini
Art and treasures, in Rome (Italy).

Icon Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Archaeological objects, in Naples (Italy).

Icon The State Hermitage Museum
Art and treasures, in St. Petersburg (Russia).

Icon Museum of Fine Arts
Art and treasures, in Boston (usa).

Icon The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Art and treasures, in New York (usa).

Icon National Portrait Gallery (usa)
A collection of original portraits from American history and culture, in Washington dc (usa).

Icon National Museum of African Art
African art, in Washington dc (usa).

Icon Hunan Provincial Museum
Art and treasures, in Changsha (China).

Icon National Portrait Gallery (au)
A collection of original portraits from Australian history and culture, in Canberra (Australia).


Icon Utrechtse Universiteitsbibliotheek
The library of the Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands).

Icon Médiathèque d'Epernay
The multimedia centre of Epernay (France).

Icon The British Library
The national library of Great Britain, in London.

Icon Bibliothèque Nationale de France
The national library of France, in Paris.

Icon Bibliothèque de l'Assemblée Nationale
The library of the French parliament, in Paris (France).

Icon Bodleian Library
The main research library of the University of Oxford (Great Britain).

Icon Durham Cathedral Library
The library of Durham Cathedral (Great Britain).

Icon Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen
The library of the convent of St. Gallen (Switzerland).

Icon Trinity College Library
The library of Trinity College, University of Dublin (Ireland).

Icon Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
The national library of Austria, in Vienna.

Icon St. Paul im Lavanttal
The convent St. Paul im Lavanttal (Austria).

Icon Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana
A manuscript collection in Florence (Italy).

Icon Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
The library of the Vatican, in Rome (Italy).

Icon Biblioteca Nacional de España
The national library of Spain, in Madrid.

Icon Stofnun Árna Magnússonar
A cultural institute with a collection of manuscripts, in Reykjavík (Iceland).


Icon Archives Nationales
The national archives of France, in Paris.

Icon Archivio Storico Diocesano di Modena-Nonantola
The historical archive of the archdiocese of Modena-Nonantola, in Modena (Italy).


Icon Portrait Detectives
A tour in which some portraits of the Walker in Liverpool (Great Britain) are investigated. Children are the main target group of these webpages, but everyone can learn something about portraiture here.

Icon Codices Electronici Sangallenses
The virtual version of the Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen (Switzerland) with many descriptions and digital facsimiles from the manuscript collection, in collaboration with the Universität Freiburg.

Icon Internet Medieval Source Book
A collection of source texts from the European Middle Ages, edited by Paul Halsall and hosted by the Fordham University in New York (usa).

Is an important website missing in this list? All suggestions are much appreciated.

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