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Jan Vermeer, 1632-1675 : veiled emotions / Norbert Schneider ; translation by Fiona Hulde.

Schneider, Norbert, 1945- author. (Author). Hulde, Fiona, translator. (Added Author).
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Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville ART ARTIST VERMEER Taschen (Text) 37516002022225 AdultNF Art Artist Available -

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  • ISBN: 9783836504898
  • ISBN: 3836504898
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Koln, Germany Taschen, [2016].

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General Note: Original edition: Benedikt Taschen Verlag GmbH, 1993.
Summary, etc.: The 35 paintings that have come down to us from the hand of Jan Vermeer (1632-1675) place him beside Rembrandt and Frans Hals as one of the great masters of the golden age of Dutch art. Little is known of Vermeer's early life and training, though we can be certain that he never knew great success or acclaim during his lifetime, and after his death - reputedly in part because of the stress of his debts - his work was almost completely forgotten for the best part of two centuries. And yet today he is acknowledged as an exquisitely talented and highly original artist.
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Subject: Vermeer, Johannes, 1632-1675 > Criticism and interpretation.
Painting, Dutch > 17th century.
Painters > Netherlands.

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