Asia in amsterdam the culture of luxury in the golden age on view february 27 2016 to june 5 2016 amsterdam in the 17th century was a vibrant city with global connections. Together they transformed amsterdam into the largest and most important city in the netherlands in this lecture corrigan explores the transformative impact that asian luxuries had on dutch art and life in the 17th century offering new perspectives on the dutch golden age and its relationship to asia. Approximately two hundred of these superlative works of art were featured in asia in amsterdam the culture of luxury in the golden age at the peabody essex museum salem massachusetts the only us venue for the show the exhibition was on view from february 27 through june 5 2016 and featured works by some of the finest asian and dutch . The netherlands 17th century fascination with exotic goods from foreign lands created a new aesthetic and cultural legacy. Asia in amsterdam the culture of luxury in the golden age is an illustrated catalogue produced to accompany the peabody essex museum and rijksmuseum exhibition of the same name focusing attention on the important role the dutch played in facilitating and celebrating the material results of cross cultural trade it draws together a collection
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