Rembrandt House Museum obtains a Degas and a Manet

Later this month, a new exhibition will open at Amsterdam’s Rembrandt House Museum. The museum announced a few hours ago, it obtained two new works for its collection. These will be shown in the yet-to-open “Rembrandt in Paris” exhibition.

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Exhibition “Pure Rubens” now at Rotterdam’s Boijmans museum

Visitors to Rotterdam’s Boijmans van Beuningen museum are treated to a “blockbuster” exhibition, which opened last weekend. The Prado Museum showed “Pure Rubens” till early August. Now the exhibition is on show at the Rotterdam museum.

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A peece of Christ done by Leonardo

Remember “Salvator Mundi”, painted by Leonardo da Vinci? It was snapped up at a New York auction last year, for a trifling $ 450.3 million.

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Classic Beauties reside at Amsterdam Hermitage

The Hermitage Amsterdam offers a temporary home to stunning classic beauties. The most beautiful among the displayed treasures are Canova’s “Three Graces”. You will find them surrounded by more wonderful art, which arrived with them all the way from St. Petersburg.

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Previously unknown screen by Kawahara Keiga exhibited

Leiden’s National Museum of Ethnology announced last week, it obtained a screen created by Japanese artist Kawahara Keiga. The unique screen has only recently been discovered.

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Dutch Design from the age of Rembrandt in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Rijksmuseum’s exhibition-title sounds weird: “Kwab”. Yet this is the Dutch name for a style which “trended”, when Rembrandt was alive. The exhibition shows over one hundred examples of this Golden Age, Dutch Design fashion.

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Greetings – from Scheveningen!

Scheveningen Beach Resort is 200 years old. You are invited to join events and exhibitions celebrating this! One of the exhibitions, specifically aimed to please kids and grown-ups, is to be found at The Hague’s historical museum – within walking distance of the Mauritshuis.

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No Adonis!

No Adonis, that Julius Caesar! Have a look at the reconstruction, currently displayed at Leiden’s RMO. You will find it in the museum’s entrance hall, lurking behind the Egyptian temple.

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