Book Presentation: Confronting the Golden Age

9789089645685_front_HRAmsterdam University Press and the University of Amsterdam invite you to join us on Tuesday the 10th of March between 16:00 and 18:00 o’clock for the presentation of Junko Aono’s new book:

Confronting the Golden Age

Imitation and Innovation in Dutch Genre Painting 1680-1750

The event will take place in De Doelenzaal (UvA Library Singel 425, 1012 WP Amsterdam).

After a short introduction by the author, Elmer Kolfin and Frans Grijzenhout will give short speeches and the first  copy of the book will be presented to Eric Jan Sluijter. The presentation, which will last about one hour, will be followed by a reception.

Attendance is free. Please RSVP before the 3rd of March by sending an email to

18 february 2015