ONE FLESH… TWO (WISE) FOOLS

OPEN INQUIRY ARCHIVE Vol. 1, No. 2 (2012)  ONE FLESH… TWO (WISE) FOOLS: Evidence for Artistic Collaboration Between Judith Leyster and Jan Miense Molenaer in Four Festive Paintings by K.A. Cloutier-Blazzard ABSTRACT It is generally assumed that the seventeenth-century Dutch artists Jan Miense Molenaer (c.1610–1668) and Judith Leyster (1609–1660) worked collaboratively, both before and after their […]

One Flesh… Two (Wise) Fools

Open Inquiry Archive Vol. 1. No. 2 (2012) Issue Introduction Kimberlee Cloutier-Blazzard’s provocative essay, “One Flesh… Two (Wise) Fools: Evidence for Artistic Collaboration Between Judith Leyster and Jan Miense Molenaer in Four Festive Paintings,” (below) explores the working dynamic of an artistic couple in seventeenth-century Haarlem. Her proposed pairing of several genre works draws our […]