Title Information

Records for not-yet-published titles do not include subject classifications. To initiate an order, see the instructions at the bottom of the page.

SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY DUTCH DRAWINGS: A SELECTION FROM THE MAIDA AND GEORGE ABRAMS COLLECTION. William H. Robinson and Peter Schatborn. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 1991. Organized in association with Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge et al. Published by George S. Abrams, Boston. 240 pp. with 237 ills. (103 col.). 30 x 24 cm. In English.
Documents 103 drawings selected from an important private collection, presenting landscapes, portraits, peasant scenes, religious subjects and botanical studies by Lievens, Rembrandt, Adriaen and Isack van Ostade, Vroom, Maes and more than 50 other artists. Full-page color reproductions of the featured sheets (many of them rarely or never before exhibited) are accompanied in the catalogue by thorough scholarly discussions and numerous reference illustrations of related works. Supplementing an evaluation of the practice of drawing from life as a major influence on the character of 17th-century Dutch art is an essay by George Abrams describing the formation of the collection.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Netherlands — 1600-1800 — Drawing and Watercolor
Plans: 01,06,07,08,15,17
Worldwide Number: 023031
Paperbound $50.00    

Select titles for ordering by clicking in the boxes to the left of the title entries and then click on the "Add to Cart" button below. You will then be able to specify quantities and continue with your order.

NOTE: The shopping cart will expire after 2 hours of inactivity.