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Description - Rubens, Rembrandt, and Drawing in the Golden Age by Victoria Sancho Lobis

An extraordinary history of Netherlandish drawing, focused on the training and skill of artists during the long 17th century

With a lively narrative thread and thematic chapters, this book offers an exceptional introduction to Dutch and Flemish drawing during the long 17th century. Victoria Sancho Lobis discusses the many roles of drawing in artistic training, its function in the production of works in other media, and its emergence as a medium in its own right. Beautifully illustrated with some 120 drawings by artists including Rembrandt van Rijn, Peter Paul Rubens, Hendrick Goltzius, Gerrit von Honthorst, and Jacob De Gheyn, this book surveys current methodologies of studying these works and features a brief history of Dutch papermaking and watermarks as well as a glossary. Paying careful attention to materials and techniques, and informed by recent conservation treatments, Lobis explains how to look at these drawings as records of experimentation and skill, true windows into the artist's mind. ]]>

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780300247077
Format: Paperback / softback
(265mm x 200mm x 30mm)
Pages: 356
Imprint: Yale University Press
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 4-Oct-2019
Country of Publication: United States

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