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Muller, Frederik

    Full Name: Muller, Frederik

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1817

    Date Died: 1881

    Place Born: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

    Place Died: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

    Home Country/ies: Netherlands

    Subject Area(s): catalogues raisonnés and prints (visual works)

    Career(s): librarians

    Institution(s): Athenaeum Illustre


    Print cataloger. He and Jan Frederik van Someren (1852-1930) wrote a catalog of engraved portraits beginning in 1888. The professor of Art History at Utrecht University, J. G. van Gelder, described Muller’s work as one of the praiseworthy graphic studies of Netherlandish of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

    Selected Bibliography

    Essai d’une bibliographie néerlando-russe; catalogue d’une collection remarquable de livres, atlas, cartes, portraits, planches, manuscrits hollandais, et de plusiers livres étrangers, tous concernant la Russie et la Pologne. Amsterdam: Frederik Muller, 1859; and Someren, Jan Frederik. Beschrijvende catalogus van gegraveerde portretten van Nederlanders . . . Catalogus van 7000 portretten van Nederlanders. 3 vols. Amsterdam: F. Muller, 1888-1891.

    Contributors: Lee Sorensen


    Lee Sorensen. "Muller, Frederik." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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