Picturing men and women in the Dutch Golden Age : paintings and people in historical perspective /

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Author / Creator: Muizelaar, Klaske, 1947-
Other Authors / Creators:Phillips, Derek L.
Format: Book
Language:English
Imprint: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2003]
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Retention:Retained for Eastern Academic Scholars' Trust (EAST) http://eastlibraries.org/retained-materials
Table of Contents:
  • Amsterdam in the Golden Age: the people and their homes
  • Inside the homes of the wealthy: the conditions for viewing paintings
  • Portraits: family members, ancestors, and public figures
  • Christ, the Virgin Mary, Venus, and other religious and mythological figures
  • Elegant men and women, peasants, and prostitutes
  • Erotic images in the domestic interior: cultural ideals and social practices
  • Confronting seventeenth-century art: then and now
  • Appendix: evidence about paintings in seventeenth-century homes: household inventories.