CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

The gentle art of iconology: some thoughts and afterthoughts

Symposium: 27 August 2009

Public lecture by emeritus professor Eddy de Jongh

In his lecture Eddy the Jongh wil discuss his personal triumphs and failures in nearly half a century of research on the iconology of Dutch art from the seventeenth century. He will also address the criticism on the iconologic method.

This lecture, held in Felix Meritis in Amsterdam, marks the end of the summer course Dutch art of the golden age: sources and perspectives. The lecture starts at 19.00, admission is free. Reservations can be made by email: or by telephone: 020-6262321.
For more information see: the Felix Meritis website