Dutch art, the art of the region that is now the Netherlands. As a distinct national style, this art dates from about the turn of the 17th cent., when the country emerged as a political entity and developed a clearly independent culture.
Sections in this article:
- Sculpture and the Minor Arts
- The Twentieth Century
- The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
- The Flowering of Dutch Art: The Seventeenth Century
- Early History
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