Session: Depicting the City: Urban Views as Historical Sources

Asian Cities depicted by European Painters : In the Case of a Japanese Folding Screen Painting with 28 Cityscapes and 8 World Sovereigns


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Session: Depicting the City: Urban Views as Historical Sources
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New discovery – Stockholm in the early 17th century


The use of 16th century Netherlandish artists’ Roman vedute as historical sources


Topography and Mythological Transfiguration in Two 16th Century Genoese Cityscapes: a Jan Massys’ Painting and an Anton van den Wyngaerde’s Etching


Through the Eyes of a Sixteenth Century Reporter : the View of Constantinople by Pieter Coecke van Aelst


A Portrait Unmasked. The Iconology of the Birds’-eye view by Virgilius Bononiensis (1565) as a Source for Typological Research of Private Buildings in 15th and 16th Century Antwerp


Cities in Princely Decorum: Typologies, Meanings and Sources of Urban Views in Sixteenth Century Tapestries