The Dutch Italianates

    The Dutch Italianates

    17th-century Masterpieces from Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

    Ian AC Dejardin

    Dulwich Picture Gallery 2008

    Paperback 112pp Illustrated 210x240mm

    9780856676574   Product Code: 22500

    While artists flocked to Italy from all over Europe to marvel at its art, Dutch painters of the 17th century were mesmerised by the country itself: its light, its landscapes, its people and its ruins. And although the canvases of Aelbert Cuyp and Philips Wouwermans fell from favour in the 19th century, they appealed to Noel Desenfans and Francis Bourgeois, founders of the Dulwich Picture Gallery. This elegant, absorbing book reproduces 40 of these masterpieces from Britain's oldest public art gallery.

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