Giants Of Delft: Johannes Vermeer And The Natural Philosophers: The Parallel Search For Knowledge During The Age Of Discovery Robert D. Huerta

ISBN: 9780838755389

Published: April 1st 2003

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Giants Of Delft: Johannes Vermeer And The Natural Philosophers: The Parallel Search For Knowledge During The Age Of Discovery by Robert D. Huerta
April 1st 2003 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | | ISBN: 9780838755389 | 10.54 Mb

In this interdisciplinary study drawing from the history of art and the history of science, Huerta explores the conceptual intersections found in the work of the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer and the microscopist Antony van Leeuwenhoek as well as theMoreIn this interdisciplinary study drawing from the history of art and the history of science, Huerta explores the conceptual intersections found in the work of the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer and the microscopist Antony van Leeuwenhoek as well as the broader relationships existing between painting and science during the seventeenth century.

Huerta argues that Vermeers use of the camera obscura and other instrumental adjuncts parallels Leeuwenhoeks pursuit of the optical way and speaks of a profound philosophical connection between these investigators.



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