Netherlandish Art 1700-1800
190 colour- & 150 black/white illustrations, 296 pages, hardcover
This book offers a unique overview of Dutch 18th century art, drawing on the vast collection of the Rijksmuseum. The art production of this period is demonstrated through art works of well-known and lesser-known painters and examines the flourishing artisan trade in the form of furniture, silver,sculptures and faïence. It moreover provides information on the historical context, the world of the artist, the art collectors and the costumes of the 18th century.