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Giants of Delft

Johannes Vermeer and the natural philosophers ; the parallel search for knowledge during the age of discovery

by Robert D. Huerta

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Published by Bucknell University Press in Lewisburg, PA .
Written in English


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StatementRobert D. Huerta.
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LC ClassificationsN
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p. :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22530508M
ISBN 100838755380

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Giants of Delft: Johannes Vermeer and the Natural Philosophers: The Parallel Search for Knowledge During the Age of Discovery. Bucknell University Press. pp. John Michael Montias. Vermeer and His Milieu: A Web of Social History. Princeton University Press. pp. Edward A. Snow. A Study of Vermeer. University of California Press. Johannes Vermeer (UK: / v ɜːr ˈ m ɪər, v ɛər ˈ m ɪər /, US: / v ər ˈ m ɪər, v ə r ˈ m ɛər /, Dutch: [joːˈɦɑnəs fərˈmeːr]; October – December ) was a Dutch Baroque Period painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of middle class life. He was a moderately successful provincial genre painter in his lifetime but evidently was not wealthy, leaving his Known for: Painting.

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Analyzing Giants of Delft book work, Huerta shows that the artist's choices were the result of his personal response to contemporary. May 20,  · Giants of Delft, Johannes Vermeer and the Natural Philosophers: The Parallel Search for Knowledge during the Age of Discovery is a timely and original contribution to the history of perspective and the knowledge of early-modern culture and science.

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Read this book on Questia. "In this interdisciplinary study drawing on the history of art and the history of science, Robert D. Huerta explores the conceptual intersections in the work of the Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer and the microscopist Antony van Leeuwenhoek, within the broader relationships between painting and science during the seventeenth century.

Mar 01,  · Bucknell University Press congratulates Mr. Huerta on Giants of Delft's selection as one of six finalists considered for the prestigious Mitchell Prize for Art History.

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Jun 24,  · The past several decades have seen an abundance of publications on the interrelationship of science and art around the Scientific Revolution of the 16th and 17th centuries. Huerta draws heavily upon this work: indeed, the book is very much an ingenious synthesis of it.

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