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Kloek, W. Th

Overview
Works: 142 works in 324 publications in 5 languages and 3,677 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Naval history  Church history  Biography  History  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Curator, Other, Contributor, Redactor, Arranger
Classifications: ND653.S8, 759.9492
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. Th Kloek
Jan Steen, painter and storyteller by H. Perry Chapman( Book )

17 editions published in 1996 in English and Italian and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by H. Perry Chapman, Wouter Th. Kloek, and Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., with contributions by other noted art historians, this book draws on the most recent scholarship and archival research to reassess Steen within the context of seventeenth-century Netherlandish artistic, literary, and cultural movements. A translation of Arnold Houbraken's biography of Steen, written in the eighteenth century, is included, as well as a biographical essay that uses numerous contemporary sources to present the most comprehensive profile on Steen yet published. Other essays discuss Steen's relationship to the theater and to other Dutch painters of the time, his critical reception, and his varied self-portrayals. Fifty of Steen's paintings, chosen to demonstrate his consummate skill as both painter and storyteller, are catalogued in detail
Still-life paintings from the Netherlands, 1550-1720 by Alan Chong( Book )

17 editions published in 1999 in English and Dutch and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus bij een expositie die een overzicht geeft van het Nederlandse stilleven uit de periode 1550-1720
Jan Steen (1626-1679) by W. Th Kloek( Book )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van leven en werk van de 17e eeuwse Nederlandse schilder
Art before the Iconoclasm : northern Netherlandish art 1525-1580 by W. Th Kloek( Book )

12 editions published in 1986 in English and Dutch and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of elegance : paintings from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, 1700-1800 by Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)( Book )

11 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aelbert Cuyp : land, water, light by W. Th Kloek( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inleidend overzicht van leven en werk van de Nederlandse kunstschilder (1620-1691)
Kunst voor de beeldenstorm : Noordnederlandse kunst 1525-1580 by W. Th Kloek( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in Dutch and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van de kunstgeschiedenis in de noordelijke Nederlanden van 1520-1580
Fiamminghi e olandesi a Firenze : disegni dalle collezioni degli Uffizi by Paul van den Akker( Book )

14 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeeslagen en zeehelden in de Gouden Eeuw by J. P Sigmond( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in Dutch and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 17th century the sea was crucially important to all the inhabitants of the Republic of the United Provinces. The wealth of the regents was based on merchant shipping and overseas trade, and the fishing industry was vital for the feeding of the whole population. Safety at sea and protection against enemy invasion were guaranteed by the war fleet. Consequently, the navy and the admirals who commanded the fleet were at the centre of attention. After all, their success of failure determined the fate of many. If they were successful they were worshipped; if they lost. they were abused by the mob. Many paintings, prints, drawings and objects in the Rijksmuseum bear witness to these men and their fortunes at sea. There are splendid images of sea battles and portraits of admirals and their ships. But what do these wonderful pictures tell us? Why were they made? What do they really show, and how did they originate?"--Back cover
Jan Steen : Schilder en verteller by H. Perry Chapman( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in Dutch and English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus ter gelegenheid van de gelijknamige tentoonstelling in het National Gallery of Art, Washington, 28 april - 18 augustus 1996 en het Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 21 september 1996 - 12 januari 1997. - Tevens verschenen in het Engels. - Met lit. opg. - Catalogus van de tentoonstelling van werk van Jan Steen (1626-1679), waarin zijn leven, de symboliek in zijn werk, stilistische ontwikkeling, verhouding tot tijdgenoten en specifieke schildertechniek behandeld worde
Waterloo, before and after : paintings fron the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, 1800-1830 by Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas van Leyden studies( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beknopte catalogus van de Nederlandse tekeningen in het prentenkabinet van de Uffizi te Florence by W. Th Kloek( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in Dutch and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een huishouden van Jan Steen by W. Th Kloek( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in Dutch and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leven en werk van de Nederlandse schilder (1626-1679) in relatie tot zijn tijd
The poetry of reality : Dutch painters of the nineteenth Century by Marjan van Heteren( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Poetry of Reality is a survey of Dutch painting of the nineteenth century." "135 of the finest paintings have been selected for this book. They are all reproduced in colour and presented in chronological order, forming a pictorial record of developments in nineteenth-century painting. All the famous names are there: Wouter van Troostwijk, Barend Cornelis Koekkoek, Andreas Schelfhout, Johannes Bosboom, the brothers Jacob, Matthijs and Willem Maris, George Hendrik Breitner, Johan Barthold Jongkind and Vincent van Gogh." "In his introductory article Ronald de Leeuw, director of the Rijksmuseum, describes how the collection was assembled."--Jacket
Ilone et George Kremer : héritiers de l'âge d'or hollandais : Pinacothèque de Paris, 27 octobre 2011-25 mars 2012( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ilone et George Kremer ont constitué une collection unique de maitres hollandais. De Rembrandt à Frans Hals en passant par Pieter de Hooch Gerrit Dou et Gerrit van Honthorst, leurs oeuvres sont des pièces historiquement et artistiquement du plus haut intérêt. Accordant également une place importante aux maîtres aujourd'hui moins connus, mais tout aussi essentiels à l'époque, Ilone et George Kremer nous font, pour notre plus grand plaisir, replonger dans cette époque passée, ce monde nouveau de marchands qui collectionnaient et s'instauraient en classe dirigeante à l'égal des aristocraties du reste de l'Europe. Grâce à un ensemble extraordinaire d'une soixantaine d'oeuvres, les Kremer nous font voyager dans le temps au coeur de ce nouveau monde o' le clair-obscur est l'aboutissement d'un parcours qui montre, d'une part les scènes de genre et les rapports sociaux entre les différents métier au XVIIe siècle hollandais, et, d'autre part, comment la bourgeoisie détrôna l'aristocratie dans le monde des amateurs d'art et des collectionneurs L'exposition présente aussi des natures mortes et des paysages, attribut, de cette bourgeoisie, parmi les plus remarquables et les plus représentatif, de l'Âge d'Or hollandais."--Page 4 of cover
Renaissance en Reformatie en de kunst in de noordelijke Nederlanden( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in Dutch and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twaalf opstellen waarin belangrijke aspecten van de Nederlandse kunstgeschiedenis van de 16e eeuw behandeld worden
Kunst voor de beeldenstorm : Noordnederlandse kunst 1525-1580 : catalogus by Rijksmuseum (Netherlands)( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in Dutch and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentoonstellingscatalogus waarin de Noordnederlandse kunst van 1520-1580 diepgaand behandeld wordt
Dawn of the golden age : northern Netherlandish art, 1580-1620 by J Bruyn( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Kloek, W. Th.

Kloek, W. Th 1945-

Kloek, Wouter.

Kloek Wouter 1945-....

Kloek, Wouter T.

Languages
English (89)

Dutch (53)

Italian (15)

French (4)

German (2)

Covers
Still-life paintings from the Netherlands, 1550-1720Jan Steen (1626-1679)Aelbert Cuyp : land, water, lightThe poetry of reality : Dutch painters of the nineteenth Century