Rijksmuseum has lots of free art!
Wisely, the Dutch museum has offered its collection on-line, downloadable!
Museums are the repositories of our cultural memory- The works over a certain age must be available free of ©.
As one might expect, the progressive Dutch have taken the lead on this…
(de Ruyter is dancing in heaven, as he once did on the “Dutch” Channel)
Hopefully more contemporary artists will post Hi-Rez versions of their work (Bill Viola, Rackstraw Downes: are you listening?) to at least look at on-line…
Van Ruisdael: Dutch Landscape with Windmill