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Vermeer, Rembrandt, Hals: Masterpieces from the Mauritshuis at the Frick

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Curator Margaret Iacono discusses “Vermeer, Rembrandt, Hals: Masterpieces from the Mauritshuis” on view at The Frick, the final American venue of a global tour of paintings from the Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis in The Hague, the Netherlands. Vermeer’s  “Girl with a Pearl Earring” and other paintings that have not traveled in nearly 30 years, are on view through January 19, 2014.

Johannes Vermeer (1632–1675). Girl with a Pearl Earring, c. 1665.

Oil on canvas 44.5 x 39 cm. Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Carel Fabritius (1622–1654). The Goldfinch, 1654.

Oil on panel 33.5 x 22.8 cm. Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Gerard ter Borch (1617–1681). Woman Writing a Letter, c. 1655.

Oil on panel 39 x 29.5 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Pieter Claesz Vanitas. Still Life, 1630.

Oil on panel 39.5 x 56 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Adriaen Coorte. Still Life with Five Apricots, 1704.

Oil on canvas 30 x 23.5 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Frans Hals (1581/1585–1666). Portrait of Jacob Olycan (1596–1638), 1625.

Oil on canvas 124.8 x 97.5 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Frans Hals (1581/1585–1666). Portrait of Aletta Hanemans (1606–1653), 1625.

Oil on canvas 123.8 x 98.3 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

Nicolaes Maes. The Old Lacemaker, c. 1655.

Oil on panel 37.5 x 35 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague.

From the exhibition Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis, at the Frick Collection, October 22, 2013, through January 19, 2014.

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Comments [2]

Jennifer Seligman

Just a note--Suzanna is only considered part of the book of Daniel in the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches--for Protestants and Jews it is considered apocryphal, and was never part of the Hebrew Bible (Tanach). otherwise, fantastic show! looking forward to seeing the exhibit

Dec. 23 2013 11:36 PM
Randall Paul

The Rijksmuseum reopened months ago. I visited in October.

Dec. 18 2013 12:52 PM

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