Despite its title then dutch art and urban cultures 1200 1700 is not about dutch art it is an investigation of urban cultures with seven chapters dedicated to the hague dordrecht haarlem delft leiden amsterdam and utrecht. Arguing that the dutch golden age was far from unified de bivre exposes how distinct geographical circumstances and histories shaped each urban development and in turn fundamentally informed the art and visual culture of individual cities. After completing her 1986 doctoral dissertation on the decoration of town halls in the united provinces elisabeth de bivre published a series of studies notably the urban subconscious the art of delft and leiden art history 18 2 1995 222 252 that stressed the importance of distinctive urban traditions in the development of dutch art. Get this from a library dutch art and urban cultures 1200 1700 elisabeth de bivre traditionally dutch art is seen and presented as a coherent phenomenon the product of state formation in the late 16th century elisabeth de bivre challenges this view and its assumptions in a . Search tips phrase searching you can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order for example world war ii with quotes will give more precise results than world war ii without quotes wildcard searching if you want to search for multiple variations of a word you can substitute a special symbol called a wildcard for one or more letters
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