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  Kings and Connoisseurs:
Collecting Art in Seventeenth-Century Europe
Jonathan Brown

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface
ICharles I and the Whitehall Group10
IIThe Sale of the Century59
III"The Greatest Amateur of Paintings among the Princes of the World"95
IV"Amator artis pictoriae": Archduke Leopold William and Picture Collecting in Flanders147
VReasons of State185
VIThe Prestige of Painting227
Postscript: Where Have All the Masterpieces Gone? An Essay on the Market for Old Pictures, 1700-1995249
Notes254
Bibliography257
Index261
Photographic Acknowledgments264

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