Van de Velde & Son - Marine Painters: The firm of Willem van de Velde the Elder and Willem van de Velde the Youn

Van de Velde & Son - Marine Painters: The firm of Willem van de Velde the Elder and Willem van de Velde the Youn

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Van de Velde & Son - Marine Painters: The firm of Willem van de Velde the Elder and Willem van de Velde the Youn

FICHA TÉCNICA

Painting naval battles, view of harbours and coasts, as well as detailed portraits of battleships, yachts and merchant vessels was the core business of the van de Velde family firm. Father and son van de Velde had flourishing workshops, first in Amsterdam, and later in England.
The present publication focuses on the development of the van de Velde firm: how it managed to distinguish itself from its competitors, how it built its clientele, and how father and son adapted to the changes in the 17th-century art market. The book is not merely about the art of painting, but also tells the story of the people behind the artefacts, the way in which the firm coped with the stormy circumstances of its time, and the importance of family ties.

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[En stock. Entrega en 24 / 48 horas]

PVP. 29,00€