Jheronimus Bosch Art Center

Jeroen Bosch - Noord-Nederlandsche Primitieven

Cat. Rotterdam 1936
Cat. Rotterdam 1936
Genre: Nonfiction, art history
Aantal pagina's: 116 + 264 ill.
Uitgever: Exhibition catalogue, Museum Boymans - Rotterdam, 10th July - 15th October 1936
Uitgave datum: 1936

Cat. Rotterdam 1936


Jeroen Bosch – Noord-Nederlandsche Primitieven (Anonymous) 1936

[Exhibition catalogue, Museum Boymans – Rotterdam, 10th July-15th October 1936, Rotterdam, 1936, 116 pages + 264 ill.]

[Also mentioned in Gibson 1983: 174-175 (I3)]


The catalogue of the exhibition in the then Museum Boymans in Rotterdam (July-October 1936). The objective was to offer a survey of Northern Dutch paintings, drawings and prints from the period 1480-1550, with Bosch as major artist. According to the introduction by museum director Dirk Hannema the art of Bosch is a milestone in the history of painting. What seems weird to us in his works today, often has its roots in the contemporary folklore and customs of Brabant.



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