Ver IconBook Size: 12 x 18 cm
112 pages, numerous illustrations, paperback
The Stories Paintings Tell
Bruegel, Rubens or Steen - Northern painting continues to shine! This book offers profound yet easy to understand explanations of selected paintings dating from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century, with a wealth of background information on the relevant periods, artists and styles. These reflections bring to life the historico-cultural atmosphere of times gone by, making both every-day life and customs and historical and mythological aspects comprehensible.