TITLE

Vermeer's Astronomer: Observations on an Open Book

AUTHOR(S)
Welu, James
PUB. DATE
June 1986
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun1986, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p263
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the relationship of Jan Vermeer's paintings 'Astronomer' and 'Geographer' with the book 'The Astronomer,' by Adriaen Metius. Contents of the book; Identification of the painting of the 'Finding of Moses' in the paintings and in the book.
ACCESSION #
5316055

 

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