1956. Item #A5549
Bergstrom, Ingvar. Dutch Still-Life Painting in the Seventeenth Century. NY: Yoseloff 1956. 330p, 239 ills. + 8 color pls. Very good hardcover in poor d.j. (soiled, parts torn away). ** Classic study of the origins of Dutch still-life painting, trans. from Swedish. The printing is much superior to the various reprints. "The author underscores the relationship between the symbolism of independent still-life pictures and that in the homely details of religious paintings" (Arntzen-Rainwater M415).