In the years of the Dutch Golden Age, painters used still lifes to showcase their command of texture and attention to detail. And they obsessed over color almost as much as we do. It turns out their plays on light, earthy depth, and crackled textures were the perfect match for our handcrafted tile.
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Collections of Rembrandt van Rijn, Vincent van Gogh and other Dutch masters that make my heart beat faster....
Only 4 more nights until what every Vermeer fan dreams of will once again be on view in the Gallery of Honour: four of his most beautiful works side by side. We can’t decide which is our favourite, just like parents can’t decide which of their children is their favourite. But anyway, which is your favourite?
The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn, 1640 - 1642. Rembrandt painted The Militia Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq between 1640 and 1642. This picture was called the Nachtwacht by the Dutch and the Night Watch by Sir Joshua Reynolds.
7 Museums for 7 Days in Amsterdam
List of many cool museums in Amsterdam, including The Amsterdam Museum, the Rijksmuseum, the Anne Frank House, The Van Gogh Museum, and The Biblical Museum.