Published to accompany the first exhibition of golden Age dutch pictures in the collection of the National Trust. It explores why and how this particular type of art was desired, commissioned and displayed through the consideration of examples from a number of National Trust houses. It includes portraits, still life, religious pictures, maritime paintings, landscapes, genre paintings and history pictures, painted by celebrated artists such as Rembrandt, Lievens, Hobbema, Cuyp, Hondecoeter, De Heem, Ter Borch and Metsu.
Title: Prized Possessions - DUTCH PAINTINGS FROM THE NATIONAL TRUST
Authors: Quentin Buvelot and David A.H.B. Taylor
Year of release: 2018
Publisher: Paul Holberton Publishing
Number of pages: 192 with illustrations
Format: 26 x 21,5 x 1,9 cm
Binding method: softcover