Rijksmuseum

Rembrandt & the Dutch Golden Age

December 2, 2017
The star attraction: Vermeer's 'Woman reading a letter' (c.1663)

“There is one work by Vermeer, the undoubted superstar, and six by Rembrandt, including two from the NGV’s permanent collection. Three portraits by Frans Hals give some indication of this artist’s remarkable flair and dash. After that, it is a pot-pourri of genres and tendencies…” No, I’m not writing about Rembrandt & the Dutch Golden … More