TITLE

Realism and Symbolism in Early Flemish Painting

AUTHOR(S)
Harbison, Craig
PUB. DATE
December 1984
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec84, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p588
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of realism and symbolism in the evaluation of 15th-century Flemish painting. Factors contributing to the growth of Northern realism; Description of Flemish realism; Relation between realism and symbolism.
ACCESSION #
5316538

 

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