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Vermeer and His Milieu

by John Michael Montias

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual artists,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Renaissance art,
  • History - General,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Vermeer, Johannes,,
  • Art,
  • Painters,
  • Individual Artist,
  • History - Baroque & Rococo,
  • Art / Individual Artist,
  • Art and Architecture,
  • Art-History - Baroque & Rococo,
  • Biography & Autobiography-Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • European History,
  • 1632-1675,
  • Biography,
  • Netherlands

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7755906M
    ISBN 100691002894
    ISBN 109780691002897
    OCLC/WorldCa232966930

      A: Vermeer and his Milieu by John Michael Montias was published in I can't think of another book that has more changed the landscape of what we know about an artist, and yet for some. As Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting demonstrates, however, the more you place Vermeer in his milieu the more he steps out of it. He worked within an evolving set of technical and genre Author: Aidan Dunne.

    Product Information. Gathered in honor of John Michael Montias (), a foremost scholar on Johannes Vermeer and a pioneer in the study of the socioeconomic dimensions of art, the essays inIn His Milieuare an essential contribution to the study of the social functions of . He was greatly influenced by the artistic milieu, particularly by the painters Carel Fabritius, Leonaert Bramer, Pieter de Hooch and Gerard Dou. This book illustrates in colour all his extant works, including the magnificant townscape, View of Delft, and the allegory, The Art of Painting ; with 12 telling details, it provides an excellent.

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One will read Vermeer and His Milieu several times, as [Montias] has read the archives; he is an indispensable companion for anyone who likes the seventeenth century."Lawrence Gowing, The [London] Times Literary Supplement.

From the Back by: Vermeer and His Milieu book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book is not only a fascinating biography of one of the g 4/5.

The relationship of Vermeer to his principal patron is one of many original discoveries in the book. "[With Montias] the past is hard put to hide what were in all truth its secrets. One will read Vermeer and His Milieu several times, as [Montias] has read the archives; he is an indispensable companion for anyone who likes the seventeenth century.".

This book is not only a fascinating biography of one of the greatest painters of the seventeenth century but also a social history of the colorful extended family to which he belonged and of the town life of the period. It explores a series of distinct worlds: Delft's Small-Cattle Market, where Vermeer's paternal family settled early in the century; the milieu of shady businessmen in Amsterdam 1/5(1).

The relationship of Vermeer to his principal patron is one of many original discoveries in the book. "[With Montias] the past is hard put to hide what were in all truth its secrets.

One will read Vermeer and His Milieu several times, as [Montias] has read the archives; he is an indispensable companion for anyone who likes the seventeenth. The Paperback of the Vermeer and His Milieu: A Web of Social History by John Michael Montias at Barnes & Noble.

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It explores a series of distinct worlds: Delft's Small-Cattle Market, where Vermeer's paternal family settled early in the century; the milieu of shady businessmen in Amsterdam. Vos, alias Vermeer --Reynier Balthens, Military Contractor --Apprenticeship and Marriage --Family Life in Gouda --A Young Artist in Delft --Willem Bolnes --The Mature Artist --Frenzy and Death --Aftermath --Vermeer's Clients and Patrons --An Estimate of the Total Number of.

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E-ISSN: Cited by: 2.When questioning himself on the singularity of Vermeer's marriage to Catharina, John Michael Montias, in his seminal study of Vermeer's extended family Vermeer and His Milieu, suggests that it was love which attracted the two and goes on to note that "'romantic love' was not unknown in mid-seventeenth-century Holland.

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It explores a series of distinct worlds: Delft's Small-Cattle Market, where Vermeer's.