• Specificaties
    Aantal pagina's

    400

    Auteurs

    Illustraties

    371

    ISBN

    9789462581562

    Jaar

    2016

    Taal

    Engels

    Uitvoering

    Hardback

  • The Golden Age Book is a bestselling overview of masterful 17th-century paintings. During the Golden Age the art of painting blossomed in what is now the Netherlands. Countless artists created powerful works that still amaze and astound us four centuries later. Discover hundreds of masterpieces from the greatest Dutch art collections in this affordable but beautifully crafted volume.

    Around the start of the 17th century, artists started painting landscapes, still lifes, scenes of daily life, seascapes and church interiors in an unprecedented style and quality. They possessed imaginative powers that we can now barely fathom. Over the course of the entire century new, talented painters with unique styles presented themselves. Some, such as Rembrandt, Vermeer en Frans Hals have become world famous, but there were many other, lesser-known masters creating imposing works of art.


Specificaties
Aantal pagina's

400

Auteurs

Illustraties

371

ISBN

9789462581562

Jaar

2016

Taal

Engels

Uitvoering

Hardback


In het kort

The Golden Age Book is a bestselling overview of masterful 17th-century paintings. During the Golden Age the art of painting blossomed in what is now the Netherlands. Countless artists created powerful works that still amaze and astound us four centuries later. Discover hundreds of masterpieces from the greatest Dutch art collections in this affordable but beautifully crafted volume.