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ALEPH ID 000398316
OCLC Number NTS135590
(OCoLC)908302537 (OCoLC)779255204 (OCoLC)907237052 (OCoLC)909241440 (OCoLC)910770228 (OCoLC)912241987 (OCoLC)1008552310
Main Entry LinkCholcman, Tamarauthor.
Title Art on paper : ephemeral art in the Low Countries : the triumphal entry of the Archdukes Albert and Isabella into Antwerp, 1599 / Tamar Cholcman.
Imprint Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols, [2014]
©2014
Description 157 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm
Bibliographic Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-150) and index.
Summary "The ephemeral art of festival, popular in the 16th and 17th centuries, was created for public events, such as triumphal processions, weddings and court funerals. Large-scale monuments combining painting, sculpture and the performing arts were devised for the duration of the event, but as soon as this was over, these extravagant constructions were dismantled and their individual components ultimately destroyed. Before the monuments ceased to exist, the city council would ensure their conservation in words and images, thus materializing the ephemeral art of festival into the more lasting medium of word and image on paper. One of the most celebrated such festive events was that of the 1599 Antwerp Triumphal Entry of Archduke Albert of Austria and the Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia of Spain, the new Spanish governors of the Netherlands"--Back cover.
Subjects LinkAlbrecht VII, 1559-1621.
LinkIsabel Clara Eugenia, 1566-1633.
LinkBochius, Joannes, 1555-1609. Historica narratio profectionis et inaugurationis Serenissimorum Belgii Principum Alberti et Isabellae, Austriae archiducum -- Illustrations.
Subjects LinkFestivals in art.
LinkProcessions in art.
LinkPrints, Flemish -- 16th century -- Themes, motives.
LinkPrints, Flemish -- 17th century -- Themes, motives.
LinkFestivals -- Belgium -- Antwerp -- History -- 16th century.
LinkProcessions -- Belgium -- Antwerp -- History -- 16th century.
Subjects LinkBelgium -- History -- 1555-1648.
Additional Titles Ephemeral art in the Low Countries : the triumphal entry of the Archdukes Albert and Isabella into Antwerp, 1599
Triumphal entry of the archdukes Albert and Isabella into Antwerp, 1599
ISBN 9782503543413 (paperback)
2503543413 (paperback)

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NE962.F45 C46 2014
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