High Road to Culture in Flanders and the Netherlands

Publications

High Road to Culture in Flanders and the Netherlands

Nature Teaching Art. Painted Landscapes in the Low Countries
0 Comments
For subscribers

Nature Teaching Art. Painted Landscapes in the Low Countries

(Reindert Falkenburg) The Low Countries - 1999, № 7, pp. 25-34

This is an article from our print archives. Please be patient as we have to scan it

Landscape painting, and especially the realistic rendering of the physical landscape we see around us, is a speciality that has always thrived particularly well in the Low Countries. In this article we get all the classics (Bruegel, Jan van Goyen, Jacob van Ruisdael, Jacob Maris and the Hague School, James Ensor,…), but we also see that this tradition regains its topicality in the work of contemporary artists like Arie Schippers and Luc Tuymans, even in an age when in the real landscape of the Low Countries genuine nature is fast vanishing over the horizon.

Continue reading?

The article you want to access is behind a paywall. You can purchase this article or subscribe to access all the low countries articles.

€3

€4/month

€40/year

Sign in

Register or sign in to read or purchase an article.

Sorry

You are visiting this website through a public account.
This allows you to read all articles, but not buy any products.

Important to know


When you subscribe, you give permission for an automatic re-subscription. You can stop this at any time by contacting philippe.vanwalleghem@onserfdeel.be.