6 edition of Dutch Golden Age Book found in the catalog.
August 7, 2006
by Waanders Uitgevers
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||432|
Get this from a library! Chinese and Japanese porcelain for the Dutch Golden Age. [Jan van Campen; Titus M Eliëns; Rijksmuseum (Netherlands),; Haags Gemeentemuseum,; Groninger Museum,; Keramiekmuseum Princessehof,;] -- Central to this publication is the question as to which porcelain reached the Netherlands in the 17th century and how it was . The Frigid Golden Age is the first book to explore how a society thrived amid the Little Ice Age, and among the first to consider the experience of climate change at sea. It shows that the Dutch experience has much to tell us about how we might thrive - or falter - in the uncertain times ahead.
Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. MATTERS OF EXCHANGE: COMMERCE, MEDICINE, AND SCIENCE IN DUTCH GOLDEN AGE By Harold J. Cook - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. 6 How to Use This Book 7Map Section 1 8 Profile of the Dutch Republic 12 In Focus: A Dutch Stalwart 18 In Focus: Armada for Independence 24 Feature: America’s Dutch Heritage Section 2 31 A Golden Age for the Arts 33 Feature: Inside Dutch Paintings 36 In Focus: A Life in Balance 42 In Focus: The True Leading Star Section 3 44 Life in the City.
Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll in the Dutch Golden Age. likes. Binge drinking and illicit sex were just in common in the seventeenth century as they are today. This book tells the story of 5/5(2). "Schama explores the mysterious contradictions of the Dutch nation that invented itself from the ground up, attained an unprecedented level of affluence, and lived in constant dread of being corrupted by happiness. Drawing on a vast array of period documents and sumptuously reproduced art, Schama re-creates in precise detail a nation's mental state/5(6).
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Presents a sweeping artistic overview from one of the most remarkable periods in Dutch history; A compact edition of The Great Golden Age Book published in ; The seventeenth century is often known as the Dutch Golden Age, not only because of the great wealth the country amassed but also because of the impressive cultural flowering that took place during this period.4/4(2).
The Dutch Golden Age Book is a new, compact and multifaceted survey of painting in the Dutch Golden Age. The book provides an outstanding picture of the exceptional and prolific production of paintings created in the Netherlands during the seventeenth century/5(1).
Dutch Golden Age Painting. 27 likes. The era of art during most of the 17th century when the Dutch republic flourished culturally and economically. During this Followers: Summary of Dutch Golden Age Painting.
The Dutch Golden Age is one of the finest examples of independence breeding Dutch Golden Age Book book pride. During the 17 th century, driven by new freedom from Spanish Catholic rule, the Dutch Republic experienced a surge in economic and cultural prominence.
An influx of trade boosted commerce, leading to the rise of a large middle and. This is a really fun book that explores the Golden Age of the Netherlands (predominantly the 17th century) and its culture - as someone else here put it neatly, it's a book about how the Dutch became Dutch.
I wish I had more time to spend reading this work because it's a treasure trove of fascinating information/5. The Great Golden Age Book book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.
The seventeenth century is often known as the Dutch Golden Age, /5(11). I'd like to find a readable book (not too dense, but I understand that history books are history books) that details the history and factors behind this Dutch Golden Age. I'd prefer it if it would cover things like the Eighty Years War, the Dutch East India Company and Dutch explorers, and the cultural and scientific achievements of the age.
A Dutch-American historian, journalist, and award-winning children's book tsThe Story of MankindAncient Man, The Beginning of CivilizationsThe Golden Book of the Dutch NavigatorsThe Rise of the Dutch Kingdom ()The Story of Mankind-Most widely known among these is The Story Pages: The Golden age are times of discoveries, journeys and new perspectives.
Masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam are the perfect background for twentyfive quotes from the Renaissance. Enjoy Vermeer, Rembrandt and Potter from The Milkmaid, The Night Watch and.
“The Dutch Republic during the 17th and much of the 18th century was indeed the "bookshop of the world".
In fact, as Pettegree and Der Weduwen show in this excellent account, publishing, newspapers, importing and exporting books and the wider book trade with its published catalogues and book auctions were one of the most innovative and important. Dutch Golden Age painting is the painting of the Dutch Golden Age, a period in Dutch history roughly spanning the 17th century, during and after the later part of the Eighty Years' War (–) for Dutch independence.
The new Dutch Republic was the most prosperous nation in Europe and led European trade, science, and art. The northern Netherlandish provinces that. Tulipmania: Money, Honor, and Knowledge in the Dutch Golden Age.
one book about tulips is about as much as people can take". If Author: PD Smith. On this 3-hour Dutch Golden Age Tour, we'll join a local historian to explore Amsterdam's canals, following the paths of the long-ago adventurers and merchants who transformed this port into a major European capital.
Together, we’ll look at how trade, power, and art intersected during the 17th century to produce the so-called Dutch Golden s: Unique in its balanced treatment of global, political, socio-economic, literary, artistic, religious, and intellectual history, its nineteen chapters offer an indispensable guide for anyone interested in the world of the Dutch Golden by: 1.
More than a selection of highlights from an acclaimed museum, the exhibition demonstrates the interests of artists and collectors during the Dutch Golden Age. Subjects less common in the previous century were widely embraced, among them, landscapes, genre scenes, and still lifes.
Over the course of the seventeenth century, the Dutch nation became one of the wealthiest. The Dutch Golden Age (17th century) was a period of great wealth for the Dutch Republic.
With the East India Company (VOC), trade blossomed. Cities who were members of the VOC were among the richest in Holland, and the rich history of these cities is still visible in their many mansions, canals, churches, city walls and harbours. Traditionally, Dutch scientific culture of the Golden Age is regarded as rational, pragmatic, and utilitarian.
The role of Christiaan Huygens, Johannes Swammerdam and Antoni van Leeuwenhoek in the so called Scientific Revolution was recognised long ago, as was the fact that the revolutionary philosophy of René Descartes made its first impact in the by: Explore the Golden Age of Delft.
Experience the Golden Age in Delft’s museums and the historical city center, where you can walk in the footsteps of Dutch Masters such as Johannes Vermeer and his contemporaries, such as painters Pieter de Hooch, Carel Fabritius, Jan Steen and Michiel van Mierevelt, scientist Anthonie van Leeuwenhoek, and jurist Hugo de Groot.
THE BOOK. Rijks, Masters of the Golden Age is a groundbreaking art publication combining the finest materials, the most innovative techniques and the testimonies of thought leaders and craft masters from around the world.
Amsterdam, 8 th April – Today, the internationally renowned designer Marcel Wanders launches his latest project in collaboration with the. In the s the Netherlands was gripped by tulipmania: a speculative fever unprecedented in scale and, as popular history would have it, folly.
We all know the outline of the story—how otherwise sensible merchants, nobles, and artisans spent all they had (and much that they didn’t) on tulip bulbs. We have heard how these bulbs changed hands hundreds of times in a single 5/5(1).
"Michael North's Art and Commerce in the Dutch Golden Age is a readable and comprehensive survey of Dutch seventeenth-century art from an economic and social-historical aspect At the same time, the text's incontestable value is in presenting the findings of numerous detailed social-historical studies in German and Dutch to a wider English-speaking .The theme of this game is economic and cultural development in the Netherlands in the 17th century.
The game is played on a large game board of the Netherlands, divided into provinces. In addition, there are boxes for the East and the West Indies, and track round the edge of the board with the majority of spaces listing two of the ten provinces (in various combinations) that earn /10().Other articles where Golden Age is discussed: Netherlands: Dutch civilization in the Golden Age (–): The century from the conclusion of the Twelve Years’ Truce in until either the death of Prince William III in or the conclusion of the Peace of Utrecht in is known in Dutch history as the “Golden Age.” It.