Delft School

  1. Home
  2. top of the aat hierarchies
  3. Styles and Periods Facet
  4. Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)
  5. [styles, periods, and cultures by region]
  6. European
  7. [Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods]
  8. Renaissance-Baroque styles
  9. Renaissance-Baroque regional styles
  10. Netherlandish Renaissance-Baroque styles
  11. Delft School
Scope note
Describes a mid-17th century Dutch painting tendency in genre painting depicting domestic life, interiors, and street life of Delft. Carel Fabritius and Nicolaes Maes are seen as originators, continued in the 1650s by Pieter de Hooch and Johannes Vermeer and others.
Delft School
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024