Uniquely Dutch seventeenth-century calligraphy on glass a preliminary catalogue by Smit, F. G. A. M.

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Other titlesInscriptions in calligraphy on glass
StatementF.G.A.M. Smit.
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Paginationii, 151 leaves :
Number of Pages151
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Dutch Paintings of the 17th Century Despite the political and religious turmoil of the Eighty Years’ War (–), in the early 17th century the northern Netherlands experienced great economic prosperity due to the Uniquely Dutch seventeenth-century calligraphy on glass book international maritime trade and high levels of urbanization.

They expressed pride in their unique social and cultural heritage in many ways, but most famously in their rich artistic traditions. The collection of Dutch seventeenth-century paintings in the National Gallery of Art includes works by the masters of the Golden Age, including Rembrandt van Rijn, Johannes Vermeer, Frans Hals, and Aelbert Cuyp.

"The art historian after Erwin Panofsky and Ernst Gombrich is not only participating in an activity of great intellectual excitement; he is raising and exploring issues which lie very much at the centre of psychology, of the sciences and of history itself.

Svetlana Alpers's study of 17th-century Dutch painting is a splendid example of this excitement and of the centrality of art history among 3/5(1). The vast array of subject matter painted during the seventeenth century by Dutch artists makes it impossible to focus in great detail on each of the different categories painting from this period.

Dutch and Flemish painters Peter Paul Rubens ( - ), Frans Hals (c. – )[1] and Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn ( - )[2]. Dutch Paintings of the Seventeenth Century Published Ap Generated Ap Bouquet of Flowers in a Glass Vase Both, Jan An Italianate Evening Landscape Bray, Jan de An Old Woman Dozing over a Book Portrait of a Lady Metsu, Gabriel The Intruder.

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Model Book of Calligraphy is a stunning 16th-century manual that was created over the course of 30 years. Indeed the Dutch etchers of the seventeenth century may be roughly divided into two classes: those who stayed at home and worked, in the main, from native materials, in a national or traditional manner, and those other — a smaller, but by no means inconsiderable group — who, going to Italy, remained there a longer or shorter period, and.

This book has become a classic reader on the topic. It is thorough and illuminating, going beyond the pure iconography to place Dutch art into a wider cultural environment and exploring the visual culture of Holland in the seventeenth-century.

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Cornelis Boissens collected calligraphy and art, he left useful comments on Dutch calligraphers from his time (this is the beginning of the Golden Age of Dutch calligraphy). He was opposed to the use of superfluous ornamentation in calligraphy – even though his book does not exactly reflect that, it is an example of ‘sober’ Dutch calligraphy.

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European Glass in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, ), pp. no. Abstract. This essay explores glass engravings by Dutch authors Anna Roemers Visscher, Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, and Anna Maria van Schurman. I place these engravings in their rich contemporary contexts, comparing them to other art forms that were the product of female pastime.

Like embroidery, emblems, and alba amicorum, engraved glasses combined text and image, transforming each glass. Vanitas, (from Latin vanitas, “vanity”), in art, a genre of still-life painting that flourished in the Netherlands in the early 17th century.

A vanitas painting contains collections of objects symbolic of the inevitability of death and the transience and vanity of earthly achievements and pleasures; it exhorts the viewer to consider mortality and to repent. Melanie Gifford, Style and Technique in Dutch Landscape Painting in the s J¢rgen Wadum, Johannes Vermeer () and His Use of Perspective Ilze Poriete, Dace Choldere, A Technical Study of the Materials and Methods Used by the Painters of the Latvian Churches in the Seventeenth Century.

During the last quarter of the seventeenth century he was Holland’s leading seascape artist, with royal and noble patrons throughout Europe. Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch, -Ships in Distress off a Rocky Coast,oil on canvas, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund,   From the hardships of a long and arduous war with Spain, the seventeenth-century Dutch seem to have drawn strength and expressed pride in their unique social and cultural heritage, especially in their art.

Arthur K. Wheelock Jr., the Gallery's curator of northern Baroque painting, has carefully studied the Gallery's collection by masters of the Reviews: 2. This item: The Art of Describing: Dutch Art in the Seventeenth Century by Svetlana Alpers Paperback $ Only 7 left in stock (more on the way).

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This two-volume set is the first of three sets on the Rijksmuseum's holdings scheduled for publication. With the foundation of the Dutch Republic came an unprecedented flourishing of the arts. Join us to look closely at works of art that offer glimpses of life in this time of social, economic, political, and religious change.

March Monday—Friday at p.m. Saturday, Sunday at p.m. April—May Monday—Sunday at p.m. The book presents some background and history of the Dutch Republic, as well as the history of painting prior to this period.

Photos of the more known artworks are in black and white - so no color pictures. However, the book is rich with narrative, descriptions and Reviews: 5. Get this from a library. Dutch seventeenth century portraiture, the golden age.

[William Harry Wilson; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.] -- "From an important and little known triptych by Cornelius van Haarlem in The Bass Museum of Art, Miami, which dates from the turn of the seventeenth century, to the pendant portraits by Aert de.

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"There is no doubt that thanks to Alpers's highly original book the study of the Dutch masters of the seventeenth century will be thoroughly reformed and rejuvenated She herself has the verve, the knowledge, and the sensitivity to make us see familiar sights in a new light." E.

Gombrich, New York Review of Books. One of the major private collections is the eminent Vehmeyer collection, described in a marvelous illustrated book/catalogue incontaining at least twenty-five Hague clocks, sixteen Dutch longcase clocks, apart from a few Dutch Renaissance table clocks, late seventeenth century maritime watches and eighteenth century bracket clocks.

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The Flowering of Dutch Art: The Seventeenth Century The current of Italian Renaissance influence persisted well into the 17th cent. and is to be noted especially in the work of the most important sculptor, Hendrik de Keyser, whose style was perpetuated in the work of his sons Willem and Pieter de Keyser.

of it a few years earlier, when I was writing my book-length study of Anglo-Dutch relations in the seventeenth century, Going Dutch. I would certainly have reproduced it there. In a quite large glass display case all of its own sat a small rectangular block of mottled grey stone, in a modest-sized, purpose-made wooden box.

"The art historian after Erwin Panofsky and Ernst Gombrich is not only participating in an activity of great intellectual excitement; he is raising and exploring issues which lie very much at the centre of psychology, of the sciences and of history itself.

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Microscopes slowly evolved from crude magnifying lenses during this period. The first recorded microscope consisted of a pair of draw tubes with a converging objective and diverging eye lens made by Dutch inventors Zacharias and Hans Janssen (Zacharias was a boy at the time).

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It engages the reader with many questions and cites several important names of the Dutch Golden Era (as well as some of the European figures of the Enlightenment and Scientific Revolution)/5(10). That is why when these late Ming (–) and early Qing (–) wares from the seventeenth century appear on the market or in exhibition catalogues, the images are often given either an uninformative, matter-of-fact description such as “a man and a woman in a garden,” or they are vaguely attributed to one of several well-known.

The exhibition Domestic Interiors at the Cape and in Batavia, – is the first to examine the domestic interiors and furniture of the Dutch adventurers and fortune seekers who settled in Batavia (today’s Jakarta, Indonesia) and at the Cape in South Africa during the time of the Dutch East India Company (–).

Being held at the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague, the exhibition and.The Dutch Golden Age (Dutch: Gouden Eeuw Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɣɑudə(n) ˈeːu]) was a period in the history of the Netherlands, roughly spanning the era from (the birth of the Dutch Republic) to (the Rampjaar, "Disaster Year"), in which Dutch trade, science, and art and the Dutch military were among the most acclaimed in the world.

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