Dutch & Flemish Drawings at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Dutch & Flemish Drawings at the Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Imprint: V & A Publishing
  • Publication Date: August 5, 2014
  • Price: $400.00
  • Trim Size: 9 34 x 11 14
  • ISBN: 1-85177-787-3
  • EAN: 9781851777877
  • Page Count: 320
  • Illustrations: Two volumes, 1,000 color illustrations
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Rights: North America

The V&A's collection of more than 800 Dutch and Flemish sheets, made between the 15th and late 19th centuries, is among the largest in the world and includes masterpieces by Rembrandt, Rubens, and van Dyck, as well as designs for tapestries, stained glass, prints, portraits, and topographical views. This systematic catalog is the result of seven years of research by two leading authorities and includes an essay on the history of the collection by Mark Evans, senior curator of paintings and drawings at the V&A. All works are illustrated in full color, with full catalog data, as well as illustrations of watermarks and comparative works.

About the authors

 

Christopher White is former director of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Jane Shoaf Turner is head of the Rijksprentenkabinet, Amsterdam, and editor of the international journal Master Drawings. Mark Evans is senior curator of Paintings at the V&A.