The Rijksmuseum Bulletin

The Rijksmuseum Bulletin is the English language academic journal of the Rijksmuseum, published quarterly.

The Rijksmuseum Bulletin 2017/1


Reinier Baarsen, ‘An Amsterdam Rococo Interior: The ‘Beuning Room’ in the Rijksmuseum’

A History of the Occupants of 187 Keizersgracht

Josephina de Fouw, ‘Rococo and Religion: A Room for Hernhutters in an Amsterdam Canal House’

Richard Harmanni, ‘Jurriaan Andriessen’s Painted Wall Hangings for the Beuning Room: Insights into the Design Process’

Frédérique ter Bbrugge-Drielsma, ‘The Beuning Room: A Hundred and Twenty Years of Dutch Museological History’

Lisette Vos, Ige Verslype, Richard Harmanni and Margriet van Eikema Hommes, ‘Rooms without Houses, Paintings without Walls: Researching and Presenting Fragments of Late Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Painted Rooms’

Paul van Duin, ‘The Conservation and Installation of the Beuning Room in the Rijksmuseum’

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About The Rijksmuseum Bulletin

The Rijksmuseum Bulletin is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal presenting scholarly articles that contribute to historical and art-historical research into the Rijksmuseum collections to an international audience of curators, scholars, students, art professionals and enthusiasts.

Scientific research into objects and works of art by museum experts is often published in The Rijksmuseum Bulletin. However, authors from outside the museum are very welcome to contribute.

The Rijksmuseum Bulletin is published by the Rijksmuseum Publications Department.

Editorial Board: Rachel Esner, Jos Gommans, Cornelia Homburg, Danielle Kisluk-Grosheide, Volker Manuth, Nadine Orenstein, Maarten Prak, William W. Robinson, Niek van Sas and Arthur K. Wheelock

Editors: Jan van Campen, Jan de Hond, Jenny Reynaerts and Marijn Schapelhouman

Associate and managing editor: Gwen Parry

The Rijksmuseum Bulletin in scientific databases

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Volume 65, 2017 (4 issues)

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