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New book, Women Artists and Patrons in the Netherlands, 1500-1700

Volume editor: Elizabeth Sutton
Publisher: Amsterdam Univ. Press
Series: Visual & Material Culture, 1400-1700

This essay collection features innovative scholarship on women artists and patrons in the Netherlands 1500-1700. Covering painting, printmaking, and patronage, authors highlight the contributions of women art makers in the Netherlands, showing that women were prominent as creators in their own time and deserve to be recognized as such today.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations 7
1. Introduction: An Historiographical Perspective on Women
Making Netherlandish Art History
Elizabeth Sutton
2. Catharina Van Hemessen’s Self-Portrait: The Woman Who Took Saint
Luke’s Palette
Céline Talon
3. By Candlelight: Uncovering Early Modern Women’s Creative Uses of Night
Nicole Elizabeth Cook
4. In Living Memory: Architecture, Gardens, and Identity at Huis ten Bosch 85
Saskia Beranek
5. Louise Hollandine and the Art of Arachnean Critique
Lindsay Ann Reid
6. Reclaiming Reproductive Printmaking
Amy Reed Frederick
7. Towards an Understanding of Mayken Verhulst and Volcxken Diericx
Art DiFuria


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