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Vermeer: Faith in Painting - Arasse, Daniel, and Grabar, Terry (Translated by)
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Through a historical analysis of Vermeer's method of production and a close reading of his art, Daniel Arasse explores the originality of this artist in the context of seventeenth-century Dutch painting. Arguing that Vermeer was not a painter in the conventional, commercial sense of his Dutch colleagues, Arasse suggests that his confrontation with painting represented a very personal and ambitious effort to define a new pictorial practice within the classical tradition of his art. By examining Vermeer's approach to image ...

Vermeer: Faith in Painting 1996, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691029306

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Vermeer: Faith in Painting 1994, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691033624