225 The Holy Kinship in a Church; Geertgen and the Westphalian Master of 1473 Although Albert van Ouwater is the acknowledged founder of the Haarlciii school of painting, only the Berlin Raisit?g o f ? Lazarus is attributable to hinl (Fig. 1) '. Van Mander states that Ouwater had as a pupil Geertgen tot Sint J ans, and while this remains a rnoot point, Geertgen is nevertheless the first Haarlciii artist whose works survive in sufficicrlt number to allow us to speak in iiiore than generalities. Aniong these works the early Holy Kinship (Fig. 2), usually dated towards the very beginning of his career' (ca. 1480-1482), stands out by its naive charm and novel conception, and as such poses the question of whether so young and presumably inexperienced an artist can be fully credited with so individual a treatment of the theme-specially as regards the setting of the scene within a church, the playful children apostles, and the striking group of St. Elizabeth and thc infant Baptist-or whether a prototype can be shown to have existed. If we approach the problem from the purely visual standpoint it suffices to state that treatments of this particular thcme are very
Oud Holland - Quarterly for Dutch Art History – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 1975
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera