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Author Baer, Ronni, 1954- author.

Title Class distinctions : Dutch painting in the age of Rembrandt and Vermeer / Ronni Baer ; with essays by Henk van Nierop, Herman Roodenburg, Eric Jan Sluijter, Marieke de Winkel, and Sanny de Zoete ; essays translated by Diane Webb.

Publication Info. Boston : MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, [2015]
New York : ARTBOOK/D.A.P., [date of distribution not identified]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.9492 BAE    DUE 07-13-21
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 343 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, October 11, 2015-January 18, 2016 and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, February 20-May 29, 2016.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-316) and index.
Contents The anatomy of society / Henk van Nierop -- Smelling rank and status / Herman Roodenburg -- Ambition and apparel / Marieke de Winkel -- Laying the table / Sanny de Zoete -- Ownership of paintings in the Dutch Golden Age / Eric Jan Sluijter
Stadholders and the court -- Nobles and aspiring nobles -- Regents and wealthy merchants / with Ian Kennedy -- Professions and trades / with Ian Kennedy -- Women at work -- Labor -- The indigent -- Where the classes meet -- Artists biographies / John Hawley.
Language Translated from the Dutch.
Subject Painting, Dutch -- 17th century -- Exhibitions.
Social classes in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Nierop, Henk F. K. van, writer of added commentary.
Roodenburg, Herman, writer of added commentary.
Sluijter, Eric Jan, 1946- writer of added commentary.
Winkel, Marieke de, writer of added commentary.
Zoete, Sanny de, 1954- writer of added commentary.
Webb, Diane, translator.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, organizer, host institution.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, host institution.
Added Title Dutch painting in the age of Rembrandt and Vermeer
ISBN 9780878468300

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