Studies in Netherlandish Art and Cultural History

Editorial Board: Professor dr. Reindert Falkenburg (New York University), Professor dr. Herman Roodenburg (Meertens Institute and VU University Amsterdam), Professor dr. Frits Scholten (Rijksmuseum and VU University Amsterdam) and Professor dr. Mariët Westermann (Mellon Foundation).

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1872-9932
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Tine Luk Meganck, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

Erudite Eyes explores how friendship between artists and humanists in the network of Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) produced an antiquarian culture that yielded new knowledge on local antiquities and distant civilizations and that articulated artistic practice between Bruegel and Rubens.
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341678
E-ISBN: 
9789004342484
Publication date: 
July 2017
€65,00
$70.00

Douglas Brine, Trinity University, San Antonio

In Pious Memories Douglas Brine examines the context, function, and meaning of early Netherlandish memorials (in the form of sculptures, paintings, and brasses), and the role they played in commemorating the dead in the Low Countries during the fifteenth century.
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288324
E-ISBN: 
9789004288348
Publication date: 
April 2015
€109,00
$139.00

Thijs Weststeijn, University of Amsterdam

How did the classical tradition survive on the North Sea shores? This book explores the writings of Franciscus Junius that paired scholarship to painter’s practice in the seventeenth century. They illuminate the reception of antiquity and the creation of an Anglo-Dutch artistic Arcadia.
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283619
E-ISBN: 
9789004283992
Publication date: 
February 2015
€129,00
$164.00

Aleksandra Lipińska, Technische Universität Berlin

In Moving Sculptures Lipińska explores the little-known phenomenon of serial production of small-scale alabaster sculpture in the Southern Netherlands of the 16th and 17th centuries from the perspective of its recipients in Central and Northern Europe.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270930
E-ISBN: 
9789004277083
Publication date: 
December 2014
€114,00
$145.00

Joanna Woodall

'Painting contains a divine force which not only makes the absent present, as friendship is said to do, but moreover makes the dead seem almost alive.' Taking up Alberti's connection between divine power, mimesis and friendship, this study explores the artistry of the Utrecht portrait specialist...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004316461
Publication date: 
March 2016
€60,00
$78.00

Margit Thøfner

This richly illustrated and ground-breaking volume reassesses the relationship between art, material culture and politics in the early modern period. Focusing on festivals and processions, it shows that these played a highly significant role in the life of early modern city-dwellers. In...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789040082955
Publication date: 
January 2007
€45,60
$55.20
€76,00
$92.00