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An entrance for the eyes : space and meaning in seventeenth-century Dutch art

Author: Martha Hollander
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2002.
Series: Ahmanson Murphy fine arts imprint.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of one of the most intriguing features of 17th-century Dutch painting: the pictorial language of space, in particular the use of secondary scenes. The author traces how the inventive  Read more...

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Hollander
ISBN: 0520221354 9780520221352
OCLC Number: 45610184
Notes: "Ahmanson Murphy fine arts imprint."
Description: xvi, 263 pages, [10] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: 1: Karel van Mander: The Doorsien and the language of space --
"An entrance for the eyes" --
Images in conversation --
Into the seventeenth century --
Ideas of order --
2: Gerard Dou: The reconfigured emblem --
Foreground and background --
An art of surfaces --
Drape and curtain --
The space of emblems --
Uses of the background scene --
Pictures within pictures --
An empty room --
3: Nicolaes Maes: Space as domestic territory --
The eavesdroppers --
Pictorial space at mid-century --
Re-creating the Dutch interior --
Mistresses and maids --
Diligence and desire --
4: Pieter de Hooch: Indoors and out --
Figures in a courtyard --
Home and cityscape --
Masculine and feminine spaces --
Privacy and community --
Exchanges at the doorway --
Public interiors.
Series Title: Ahmanson Murphy fine arts imprint.
Responsibility: Martha Hollander.
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"How refreshing, how absolutely refreshing, to find a book on Dutch painting that asks readers to begin by simply looking. Hollander is faithful to the possibility - so common in painting, so unusual Read more...

 
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