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Courtyard of a House in Delft

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Description: Courtyard of a House in Delft
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Description: Dutch Painting, 1600–1800
~~It is curious that most European languages use the French word genre, which means ‘kind’, ‘sort’, or ‘variety’, to categorize the type of painting that depicts scenes of everyday life. Precisely when or how this special usage became...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.123-176
Description: Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting: Its Stylistic and Thematic Evolution
~After Dordrecht and Haarlem respectively, Delft was the third oldest city in the Netherlands, having been granted a charter by the Count of Holland, William II, in 1246. For the following discussion, see Delft 1981; Delft 1982–3; Israel 1989, passim;...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.157-174
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00040.014

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