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

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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