Dutch Golden Age

The Dutch Golden Age (Dutch: Gouden Eeuw [ˈɣʌudə(n) ˈeːw]) was a period in Dutch history, roughly spanning the 17th century, in which Dutch trade, science, military, and art were among the most acclaimed in the world. The first half is characterized by the Eighty Years' War which ended in 1648. The Golden Age continued in peacetime during the Dutch Republic until the end of the century.The Netherlands's transition from a possession of the Holy Roman Empire in the 1590s to the foremost maritime and economic power in the world has been called the "Dutch Miracle" by historian K. W. Swart.
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    … of modern visual artistry as ever it has been. One only has to look at the AFI’s list of greatest films to see this in evidence. Citizen Kane, Casablanca, Star Wars, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Gone with the Wind, Schindler’s List, It’s a Wonderful Life, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Raging Bull… The list is a study of great lighting in film. The irony of course…

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