European Art

Paintings from this collection are on view on the Museum's third floor.

Shaped by Crocker family purchases made during their European trip of 1869-71, the collection boasts strengths in 19th century Central European art, 17th century Dutch and Flemish paintings, and Italian Baroque paintings. The Museum has since built upon and expanded these core areas, most significantly through a collection of 19th century Dutch paintings.

Back to Collections
  • Johann Philipp Veith (German, 1768–1837)
    Waterfall. n.d.
  • Johann Wolfgang Baumgartner (Bavarian, 1709–1761)
    Lazarus and the Rich Man. n.d.
  • Josef Danhauser (Austrian, 1805–1845)
    Portrait of an Unknown Woman. 1836.
  • Josiah Wedgwood & Sons (British, founded 1759)
    Vase with Candlemas Fairyland lustre pattern. design circa 1915, production circa 1915–1932.
  • Jules Dupré (French, 1811–1889)
    Landscape. n.d.
  • Karl August Aerttinger (German, 1803–1876)
    Invasion of Persia by the Russians. n.d.
  • Klaes Molenaer (Dutch, active circa 1630–1676)
    Winter Scene with Skaters. n.d.
  • Konrad Eberhard (German, 1768–1859)
    Madonna and Child with Saints. n.d.
  • Louis Jean Francois Lagrenée (French, 1724–1805)
    The Break of Dawn. 1722.
  • Lucien Lévy-Dhurmer (French, 1865–1953)
    Portrait of a Woman. n.d.
  • Ludwig Emil Grimm (German, 1790–1863)
    Portrait of Balthazar von Speth. 1817.
  • Ludwig Theodor Choulant (German, 1827–1900)
    View in Venice. n.d.
  • Maerten Ryckaert (Flemish, 1587–1631)
    Pastoral Scene by a River. n.d.
  • Maerten van Heemskerck (Dutch, 1498–1574)
    Abraham Offering Isaac. n.d.
  • Maria van Oosterwyck (Dutch, 1630–1693)
    Roses and Butterfly. n.d.
  • Master of Mühldorf (German, active 1508–1511)
    The Annunciation. 1514.
  • Moritz Daniel Oppenheim (German, 1800–1882)
    Portrait of a Man with Open Collar. n.d.
  • Nicolaas Verkolje (Dutch, 1673–1746)
    Time Unmasking Deceit. n.d.
  • Nicolaes Maes (Dutch, 1634–1693)
    Portrait of a Woman. circa 1680.
  • Nicolas de Fer (French, 1646–1720) and Charles Insulin (French, 1673–1715)
    Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique. 1700.

ArtMix

Check out Sacramento's favorite after hours pARTy bursting with live performances, DJed music, festive food and drinks, creative artmaking, and so much more!

Learn More

Current Exhibitions

Learn more

Kids + Family

The Crocker invites families to think of the Museum as a place to learn, play, and grow.

Learn More