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Delft Masters, Vermeer"s Contemporaries

Illusionism Through the Conquest of Light and Space
  • 224 Pages
  • 1.16 MB
  • English
B.V. Waanders Uitgeverji
Netherlands, History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600, History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900, Painting & paintings, Exhibitions, 17th Century Art, 17th century, Delft, Painting, Dutch
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Open LibraryOL9098275M
ISBN 109040098298
ISBN 139789040098291

Delft Masters, Vermeer's Contemporaries: Illusionism Through the Conquest Delft Masters Light and Space Paperback – June 1, by Michael C. Kersten (Author), Danielle H. Lokin 5/5(1). "Delft Masters" is a good addition to your art library, especially for those interested in the Vermeer era of Dutch painting.

There are numbered images with 85 in color. Chapter titles as follows: 1. Painting in the city of Delft 2.

The Delft church interior 3. Views in and of Delft by: 3. Delft masters, Vermeer's contemporaries: Delft Masters through the conquest of light and space Author: Michiel Kersten ; Daniëlle H A C Lokin ; Michiel Plomp.

Very enjoyable biography of the Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. I've always been fascinated by his work.

The book provides background on his life, family, contemporaries, and the town of Delft. It also covers what is known of his technique and what happened to his work both during his life and up to the Vermeers Contemporaries book.

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$ + $ Shipping. DELFT MASTERS VERMEER'S CONTEMPORARIES 1st ed/dj Great condition Portfolios of Great Masters: Jan Vermeer of Delft Seller Rating: % positive. Vermeer and his contemporaries. camera obscura canvas Caravaggio Carel Fabritius century clearly composition contemporary critical Cupid dated Delft artist Delft master Delft style depicted subject matter suggested symbolic teenth-century Terborch theme tion townscapes ture unusual Utrecht followers Vermeer painted Vermeer pictures View.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Enlivened with superb illustrations, Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting highlights the relationships—comparative and competitive—among Vermeer and his contemporaries, including Gerrit Dou, Gerrit ter Borch, Jan Steen, Pieter de Hooch, Gabriel Metsu, and Frans van Mieris.

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views. Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. xii pp. + 48 plates.

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Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on the front cover and spine. Pages uncut. Top of book block in gilt. Color illustrated frontispiece w/ tissue guard. The work is a biography and a comprehensive at the time artistic survey of the Dutch master painter Johannes Edition: Vermeers Contemporaries book Edition.

Death In Delft is the first book in the Master Mercurius Mysteries series by British author, Graham Brack. In the chill of a Dutch February, University of Leiden lecturer, Master Mercurius is sent to Delft by the Rector, at the request of the Mayor of Delft, who requires someone with a quick wit, a knowledge of Gods law and abundant energy/5.

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features Vermeer and his contemporaries. Leonard J. Slatkes Gives background information about paintings by Vermeer and by other seventeenth century Dutch painters.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found. The Delft master Johannes Vermeer (–) is now the most renowned of these painters of everyday life. Though he is frequently portrayed as an enigmatic figure who worked largely in isolation, the essays here reveal that Vermeer’s subjects, compositions, and figure types in fact owe much to works by artists.

Johannes Vermeer (/ v ɜːr ˈ m ɪər /, October – December ), in original Dutch Jan Vermeer van Delft, was a Dutch Baroque Period painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of middle class life.

During his lifetime, he was a moderately successful provincial genre painter, recognized in Delft and The eless, he produced relatively few paintings Known for: Painting.

But Vermeer is not the only Dutch Master connected to Delft: his contemporaries Pieter de Hooch, Carel Fabritius, Jan Steen and Michiel van Mierevelt were all active in Delft’s painters' guild (or Guild of St Luke’s) and created some of their most important works in the city.

The best books on The Dutch Masters recommended by Adam Eaker. What he brings out is that you can know all there is to know about 17th-century Delft, and Vermeer’s contemporaries, but none of that explains why Vermeer is so much greater than any of the other genre painters working at the time.

He adopts what you might describe as a. Starting with Vermeer's serene View of Delft, painted between andBrook points out that, barely discernible in the corner. Among them are Johannes Vermeer (), Jan Steen (), Gerrit Dou (), Gerard ter Borch (–), Frans van Mieris (), and Gabriel Metsu ().

As the culmination of these monographic exhibitions, Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting reveals how these painters were artistically more connected than has previously been understood. DATING Since only three Vermeer's paintings were dated by his own hand, the dates of each picture proposed in the Essential Vermeer catalogue covers the range of those estimated by four authoritative scholars of Dutch art and Vermeer: Albert Blankert (Vermeer: –, ), Arthur K.

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Wheelock Jr. (Vermeer: The Complete Works, Get this from a library. A view of Delft: Vermeer and his contemporaries. [Walter A Liedtke] -- "This book is a collection of writings on aspects of painting in Delft during the period Walter Liedtke discusses at length the work of four artists: Carel Fabritius, Gerard Houckgeest.

The most famous girl in Delft history is of course ‘The Girl with a Pearl Earring’ painted by the Dutch master Johannes Vermeer.

The 17th-century 'Master of Light' lived and worked in Delft his whole life. His paintings are now on display in galleries and museums throughout the world, but only in Delft can you admire his complete oeuvre.

Best known for quiet, carefully described images of domestic life as seen in works by Johannes Vermeer, Pieter de Hooch, and others, Delft masters also produced history pictures in an international style, highly refined flower paintings, princely portraits, and superb examples of the decorative arts.

Inthe poet Arnold Bon named Vermeer as Fabritius’ successor in Dirck van Bleyswijck’s the Beschryvinge der Stadt Delft, a book describing the city of Delft. This led some people to believe that Fabritius must have been Vermeer’s tutor, but we cannot be certain of this. Vermeer is known as a meticulous detailer of the everyday.

But his paintings have more to do with his patrons and other artists than life in the Dutch Republic, writes Alastair Sooke. This time, Vermeer's paintings are shown in tandem with works by a roster of other Dutch Masters who all influenced each other in the midth century.

Left: Vermeer's "Woman Holding a Balance" (c. Seventeenth-century Delft has often been viewed as a quaint town whose artists painted scenes of domestic life. This important book revises that image, showing that the small but vibrant Dutch city produced a wide range of artworks, including luxurious tapestries and silver objects, as well as sophisticated paintings for the court at The Hague and for patrician collectors in Delft itself.

Vermeer, in arresting contrast to so many of his contemporaries, produced only two or three works a year. Some 35 paintings have survived, representing, according to scholarly estimate, at least.

View of Delft (Dutch: Gezicht op Delft) is an oil painting by Johannes Vermeer, painted ca. –The painting of the Dutch artist's hometown is among his most popular, painted at a time when cityscapes were uncommon.

It is one of three known paintings of Delft by Vermeer, along with The Little Street and the lost painting House Standing in Delft. Artist: Johannes Vermeer.

The High Life of Vermeer and his Contemporaries Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting reinserts Vermeer into the tradition in which he worked, both demystifying his paintings and lending force Author: Natasha Seaman.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Vermeer (). Home It may be a challenging statement to call Jan Vermeer of Delft the greatest painter who has ever lived. Yet in sheer downright painting, he was in most respects the leader of all.

the essence of contemporary painting that is really good.The Vermeer is more information about Vermeer and his contemporaries to know.

The ” View of Delft ” you can now temporarily in the Gemeentemuseum, easily accessible with your included HTM day pass.

You may consider to dine in style at one of the many restaurants that Delft counts. The Delft master Johannes Vermeer (–) is now the most renowned of these painters of everyday life. Though he is frequently portrayed as an enigmatic figure who worked largely in isolation, the essays here reveal that Vermeer’s subjects, compositions, and figure types in fact owe much to works by artists from other Dutch cities.