Jan Steen, painter and storyteller

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National Gallery of Art, Rijksmuseum, Yale University Press [distributor] , Washington, Amsterdam, New Haven
Steen, Jan, 1626-1679 -- Exhibi
StatementH. Perry Chapman, Wouter Th. Kloek, Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr. ; with contributions by Marten Bijl ... [et al.] ; edited by Guido Jansen.
ContributionsKloek, W. Th., Wheelock, Arthur K., Jansen, Guido., National Gallery of Art (U.S.), Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)
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LC ClassificationsND653.S8 A4 1996
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Pagination272 p. :
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Open LibraryOL968070M
ISBN 100894682237
LC Control Number96004544

Fifty of Steen's paintings, chosen to demonstrate his consummate skill as both painter and storyteller, are catalogued in detail. This lavishly illustrated book is the catalogue for an exhibition of the works of Jan Steen, coorganized by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and the Rijksmuseum, by: Jan Steen, Painter And Storyteller book.

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Wheelock Jr., with contributions by Martin Bijl, Marten Jan Bok, Eddy de Jongh, Lyckle de Vries, and Mariët Westermann, and edited by Guido M. Jansen Published pages. Get this from a library. Jan Steen, painter and storyteller.

[H Perry Chapman; W Th Kloek; Arthur K Wheelock, Jr.; Guido Jansen; National Gallery of Art (U.S.); Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)] -- Jan Steen () is one of the most admired and quintessential seventeenth-century Dutch painters. His repertoire included genre, portraits, refined images of upper-class life, and.

Examining the full repertoire of the Painter and storyteller book painter Jan Steen, including portraits and self-portraits, religious and mythological scenes, and witty narratives, this work reassesses Steen within the context of 17th-century Netherlandish artistic, literary and cultural movements.

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Fifty of Steen's paintings, chosen to demonstrate his consummate skill as both painter and storyteller, are catalogued in detail.

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Jan Havickszoon Steen (c. – buried 3 February ) was a Dutch genre painter of the 17th century (also known as the Dutch Golden Age). His works are known for their psychological insight, sense of humour and abundance of colour. Steen was born in Leiden, a town in Southern Holland, where his well-to-do, Catholic family were brewers who Birth place: Leiden, Netherlands.

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Jan Steen, player in his own paintings / H. Perry Chapman --The artist's life / Marten Jan Bok --Jan Steen, so near and yet so far / Eddy de Jongh --Steen's comic fictions / Mariët Westermann --Steen's artistic evolution in the context of Dutch painting / Lyckle de Vries --The artist's working method / Martin Bijl --Jan Steen / from Arnold.

Jan Steen: Painter and Storyteller H. Perry Chapman, Author, Arthur K. Wheelock, With, Wouter Th Kloek, With Yale University Press $35 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Jan Steen, Painter and Storyteller 28 April - 18 August National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

21 September - 12 January Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. About this Item: Yale University PressVG bright copy in publishers cloth in like slightly creased dustjacket.

1st edition, 1st issue. Examining the full repertoire of the Dutch painter Jan Steen, including portraits and self-portraits, religious and mythological scenes, and witty narratives, this work reassesses Steen within the context of 17th-century Netherlandish artistic.

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Jan Steen, in full Jan Havickszoon Steen, (born c.Leiden, Netherlands—died February 3,Leiden), Dutch painter of genre, or everyday, scenes, often lively interiors bearing a moralizing theme. Steen is unique among leading 17th-century Dutch painters for his humour; he has often been compared to the French comic playwright Molière, his contemporary, and.

This canvas dates from the s, when Steen lived in Haarlem. During that decade, the artist painted this subject and works with closely related themes in a steady stream of variations. Some of them bear inscriptions, which provide—in striking contrast to most Dutch genre paintings of the period—titles that were given in the artist's lifetime, often by the painter himself.

Jan Steen: Painter and Storyteller (Ap to Janu ) National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.), April 28 to Aug Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam), Septem to Janu Washington D.C., National Gallery of Art, “Jan Steen, Painter and Storyteller,” 28 April–18 August ; Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, 21 September–12 Januaryno.

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13 [lent by the Sudeley Castle Trustees, Gloucestershire, Walter Morrison Collection]. The doctor’s visit was a particularly popular subject among Leiden painters in the s and s, among them Gerrit Dou (–75), Frans van Mieris the. Buy Jan Steen, Painter and Storyteller 3rd Edition by Chapman, H.

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S.), Rijksmuseum (Netherlands) (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(4). Mother (detail), Jan Havicksz Steen, The Feast of St Nicholas,oil on canvas, 82 × cm (Rijksmuseum) A smiling mother reaches out to her daughter who clings possessively to the gift she has received: a doll clad in white fur with a halo and holding a cross-shaped staff, which represents St.

John the the child’s arm, a pail hangs full of goodies including an. Soo voer gesongen, soo na gepepen is a c– oil-on-canvas painting (H cm × W cm) by Dutch artist Jan Steen, that is currently featured in the Mauritshuis museum in The painting is a celebratory holiday scene that depicts three generations of a Dutch family, and serves as an allegory about parental examples, vice, and influence.

Jan Steen married Margriet Grietje Jans van Goyen on Ocober 3, She was the daughter of famous painter Jan Van Goyen. She bore him seven children named Eva, Constantinus, Havick, Johannes, Catharina, Cornelis and Thaddeus.

Margriet died in Jan Steen, The Dancing Couple (detail),oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Widener Collection, Jan Steen Dutch, / - As a painter of children he was unsurpassed.

Steen was born in Leiden and is said to have studied with Adriaen van Ostade in Haarlem and Jan van Goyen (who became his father-in-law) in The Hague. He worked in various towns—Leiden, The Hague, Delft, Warmond, and Haarlem—and in he opened a tavern in Leiden.

Jan Steen is a master storyteller and shows us the atmosphere at the start of a party. A man plays a flute while standing on a box, as often seen in Steen’s paintings. A farmer takes his timid-looking wife to the dance floor and a man in blue on the right beholds the spectacle quietly, while smoking his pipe.

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In-text: (Dorsey, ) Your Bibliography: Dorsey, J., Art and morality meet in Jan Steen's canvases Art review: He painted in the s, but the first major American show of his works, at the National Gallery, reveals ideas as fresh as today.Jan Steen was born at Leiden, where he mainly worked, with periods in Haarlem, Utrecht and The Hague.

He is famous for his witty moralising scenes of domestic life, which are well represented in the National Gallery's large group of paintings by the artist.

He was a lifelong Catholic, and also produced religious and mythological paintings.JAN STEEN PAINTER AND STORYTELLER written by Chapman, H. Perry Klock, Wouter Th. Wheelock, Arthur K. et al, published by The National Gallery Of Art, Washington D.C. (STOCK CODE: ) for sale by Stella & Rose's Books.