Logo

The Standard Galleries of Holland

Large book cover: The Standard Galleries of Holland

The Standard Galleries of Holland
by

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: B005LHOA62
Number of pages: 273

Description:
This guide leads the tourist rapidly through the most important picture-galleries of Holland, and points out the pictures that all the world talks about; and gives some account of the Dutch masters, their qualities and characteristics as exemplified in their works, there and elsewhere. It does not pretend to be exhaustive, and confines itself almost exclusively to the consideration of the examples of native schools.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Best of FarshchianBest of Farshchian
by
Mahmoud Farshchian is a world renowned master of Persian painting and miniatures. He is the most prominent modernizer of the field of miniatures, an art form which was first established in Ancient Persia and later spread to other countries.
(12750 views)
Book cover: Men Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army MedicineMen Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army Medicine
by
Paintings by army artists during WW2, from the home front, Italy, Burma, the air war over Europe, the fighting in France, and the Pacific. Artwork, some realistic, some impressionistic, some drawings, some paintings, all done from life.
(14393 views)
Book cover: Velazquez: Masterpieces in ColourVelazquez: Masterpieces in Colour
by - T. C. & E. C. Jack
Before Velazquez even artists forget their controversies; he stands, like Bach and Beethoven in the world of music, respected even by those who do not understand. He has marched unchallenged to the highest place in men's regard.
(8018 views)
Book cover: Lectures on PaintingLectures on Painting
by - G. P. Putnam's Sons
The book contains chapters on ancient costumes, Byzantine and Romanesque art, David and his school, modern schools of Europe, drawing, color, decorative painting, finish, choice of subject, composition of decorative and historical pictures, and more.
(1003 views)