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Adellijk & Artistiek : amateurkunstenaressen met blauw bloed in België (1806-1914)

@inproceedings{Wiertz2018AdellijkA,
  title={Adellijk & Artistiek : amateurkunstenaressen met blauw bloed in Belgi{\"e} (1806-1914)},
  author={Wendy Wiertz},
  year={2018}
}
Aristocratic Amateur Women Artists in Belgium (1806-1914) During the nineteenth century, almost all girls of noble birth learned to practice one or more artistic disciplines. However, they were not supposed to develop an artistic career. If they were not to become professional artists, why was it important that they learned the arts? In six subsequent chapters, different aspects of the art practice of aristocratic women in Belgium from 1806 till 1914 are analysed. Three examples of such… Expand