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@Read E-pub Å Questions Of Meaning: Theme And Motif In Dutch Seventeenth Century Painting Ô This study of Dutch seventeenth century paintings allegories, portraits, still lifes and genre paintings recognizes the subject matter as than a purely visual one and examines the works as a cultural manifestation, examining themes and motifs that are included the worksDe Jongh explores visual traditions, prints, emblems, writings and folklore and through a realization that there are limits to the interpretation of visual representations, he also employs methodological and theoretical issuesDe Jongh wrote these essays over a period of twenty five years, A Bird s Eye View of Erotica and To Instruct and Delight having a profound effect on art historical scholarship All these articles have now been revised The introduction has been written especially for this anthology and many new illustrations have also been added