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Jan Steen: The Drawing Lesson
John Walsh
0892363924
June 1996
Paperback
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Book Description
In this fascinating exploration of Jan Steen's The Drawing Lesson, John Walsh offers an explanation of the individual parts and larger patterns of the work, allowing us to see how each prop and pose contributes to the larger theme--the art of painting and the education of the artist. He also
recounts Steen's career and the history of the picture itself, presenting, in sum, not only an examination of a fine painting but also a lesson in how to look at and "read" a complex work of art.


Golden Age: Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century
Bob Haak
904008792X
January 2005
Hardcover
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Language Notes
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Dutch --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

From the inside flap
Hailed as a landmark book when it was first published in 1984, The Golden Age by Bob Haak remains the seminal book on the subject of Dutch painting in the seventeenth century. Justifiably know as the Golden Age, this was one of the most intensely creative periods of artistic activity the world has ever known. Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals, Ruisdael, and Jan Steen are a few of the more famous great Dutch painters of this era. Yet also painting in Holland at that time were hundreds of artists of merit who specialized in both traditional subjects and those invented to satisfy the demands of the newly liberated Dutch Republic.

The...



Jan Miense Molenaer: Painter of the Dutch Golden Age
Dennis P. Weller
0882599879
December 2002
Hardcover
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Book Description
The first comprehensive examination of the paintings of Jan Miense Molenaur, one of the masters of the Dutch Golden Age.


Jan Steen 1632-1679
Wouter Kloek
9040089922
May 2005
Other Format
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Saints, Sinners, and Sisters: Gender and Northern Art in Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Jane Louise Carroll (Editor)
0754605892
January 2003
Hardcover
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Best-Loved Christmas Carols: The Millennia Collection
Recorded by Ronald M. Clancy
0615114601
July 2000
Hardcover
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Antony Miall, B. Mus., London, England/Author of The Victorian Christmas Book
Best-Loved Christmas Carols stands as a beacon among carol books.

Prof. William E. Studwell. Author and international authority on Christmas carols.
Clancy's exceptional publication is probably better than anything I may have produced.

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Masters of Dutch Paintings: The Detroit Institute of Art
George S. Keyes
1904832040
October 2004
Hardcover
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Masterpices of Paintings J. P. Getty Museum
Getty Trust Publications
0892364270
September 1997
Hardcover
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From Library Journal
This wonderful series catalogs selections from the J. Paul Getty Museum at the new Getty Center in Los Angeles, which opened to great fanfare this past December. Each volume focuses on a specific aspect and specialty of the Getty permanent collections, and each is produced by the curatorial staff of the respective divisions. Antiquities encompasses artistic works produced from the Bronze Age and geometric period to the Republican and Imperial Roman periods. Brief articles introduce the wide range of beautifully illustrated artifacts, including sculpture, painted terra cotta pottery, and jewelry. Each item is identified by date, size, and attribution, if known. Decorative Arts reveals the splendor and fine crafting of both functional and decorative items, including furniture and cabinetry, stoneware, glassware,...


Masterpieces of Painting in the J. Paul Getty Museum
Manufactured by J Paul Getty Museum
0892367091
May 2003
Hardcover
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Masterpieces of Painting in the J. Paul Getty Museum
J Paul Getty Museum
0892367105
May 2003
Paperback
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