Stories of the Flemish & Dutch artists
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Stories of the Flemish & Dutch artists from the time of the Van Eycks to the end of the seventeenth century. Selected and arranged by Victor Reynolds. by Victor Reynolds

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Published by Chatto & Windus, Duffield & Co. in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Artists -- Flanders,
  • Artists -- Netherlands

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe Art and letters library
LC ClassificationsND631 .R5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14362777M
LC Control Number09008430

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FLEMISH & DUTCH PAINTERs on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: unknown. Each Dutch master left his mark on his discipline, whether it was painting or architecture. Painters like Rembrandt van Rijn and Vincent van Gogh had a huge impact on the history of art. And today, too, masters like the architect Rem Koolhaas are able to inspire people with their work. Dutch and Flemish drawings, prints and books recently acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Nadine Orenstein and Stijn Alsteens. This article was first published in the CODART Courant 20 (Summer edition ). A list of acquisitions between and was published in a news item on 22 March Flemish School: ( - ) The region of Flanders consists of modern day Belgium, the Netherlands, and France. A distinctive Flemish style emerged in the early 15th century based on manuscript illumination and the work of early Christian artists of the Carolingian period. Artists of the era were commissioned by the church and their art focused on Christian parables, stories .

With Rubens, Flemish art again became preeminent in Europe, and his influence dominated painting throughout much of the 17th cent. The greatest patron of Flemish art remained the church, and Rubens's greatest influence was exerted through his religious paintings rather than his portraiture or his apotheoses of European rulers. (shelved 9 times as dutch-authors) avg rating — 2,, ratings — published Joost Swarte is a Dutch graphic designer, illustrator and architect, and one of the most famous Dutch comic artists internationally, even though he has not made that many actual comics. Most of his better known series, like 'Jopo de Pojo', 'Anton Makassar' and 'Katoen en Pinbal' (), were made in the s. Afterwards he became far better known as an. Teniers, who came from a Flemish family of artists, was the only one to create a style of genre paintings which raised itself above the large area of mediocrity. Although he cannot really be described as an imitator of Brouwer, Brouwer's influence is undoubtedly evident, nevertheless Teniers became a successful leading master of Dutch Realist.