Larry Silver, a historian of Northern Renaissance art, received his Ph.D. from Harvard University and is currently Farquhar Professor of Art History at the University of Pennsylvania. His other books include Hieronymus Bosch (Abbeville Press), the general survey Art in History, and Landscapes and Peasant Scenes: The Rise of Pictorial Genres in the Antwerp Art Market.
Praise for author Larry Silver's Hieronymous Bosch: "Enormously impressive in its scholarly detail." -Art Times "Every page proclaims high seriousness. This is the scholarly volume on the artist for our time." -Arizona Daily Star "His explications of the paintings and their influence on other artists, most notably Pieter Bruegel the Elder, contain many fresh insights." -Bloomsbury Review