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preface Leo Spreksel

From the current events in the world of dance anno 2017, I would like to take you to the world of painting of around 1600. For it is in these decades that painters no longer feature purely religious subjects and historical themes in their pictures, but painted ordinary people from their own time. Portraits of men, women, and children who, as it were, look out from the painting at the person looking in. The painting becomes an object, the person portrayed becomes aware of the fact he or she is being watched. Read more...

Posted on 22 December 2016 | 0 comments

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