Online collection of the national archive of Belgium
Dutch Art by Sheila D. Muller (Editor)
Publication Date: 1997-01-01
An illustrated feast for the eye and intellect DutchArtexplores developments in art, art history, art criticism, and cultural history of the Netherlands from the artists' workshops for the Utrecht Dom in 1475 to the latest movements of the 1990s. it is lavishly illustrated with 147 black-and-white photographs and 16 pages in full color. More than 100 internationally recognized scholars, museum professionals, artists, and art critics contributed signed essays to this monumental work, including historians, sociologists, and literary historians.
Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands by Joop W. Koopmans (Editor); Arend H. Huussen (Editor)
Publication Date: 2007-05-22
Can the sins of the past Louisiana powerhouse attorney Matthew Gauthier has spent a lifetime safeguarding his prominent family's scandalous history. So when Tamryn West makes it her mission to dig up the past, Matthew must do everything in his power to stop her. But his plan to distract the alluring history professor begins to send his own passions raging out of control. become the hope of the future? Tamryn came to the town of Gauthier to find the diary that could be the missing link to her grandmother and her enduring legacy. In the process, she stumbles onto the secrets of another familysecrets Matt will protect at any cost. As his sensual touch awakens Tamryn's deepest desires, will a revelation that could make her career cost Matt his political dreamsand their future together?
Flemish Art and Architecture, 1585-1700 by Hans Vlieghe
Publication Date: 2004-11-10
This beautifully illustrated book provides a complete overview of the art of the Southern Netherlands from 1585 to 1700. The author examines the development of Flemish and specifically Antwerp painting, the work of Rubens and other leading masters, and the Antwerp tradition of specialization among painters as well as the sculpture and architecture of this period. "A major moment of artistic culture has been magisterially sketched by one of its leading authorities."--Larry Silver, The Art Book "Consistently rewarding . . . a book that is going to transform how Flemish art is understood."--Jeremy Wood, Apollo Magazine "As well as examining the output and influence of leading figures such as Rubens and Van Dyke, Vlieghe provides the historical, social and cultural context for the development of history painting and other specializations. . . . This book will attract both the informed and general reader."--Alison Smith, Art Newspaper "Essential for current study of Belgian art."--Choice