Rembrandt-Velázquez

October 11 2019 to January 19 2020
Philips Wing

A comprehensive overview of paintings by the two great masters of the 17th century.

bruid Isaac and Rebecca, Known as ‘The Jewish Bride’, Rembrandt van Rijn, c. 1665 - c. 1669In autumn, the Rijksmuseum will showcase a comprehensive overview of paintings by the two great masters of the 17th century in the exhibition
Rembrandt – Velázquez, investigating an important dialogue with Rembrandt’s contemporary and the conversations between northern and southern schools of painting. The Dutch and Spanish masterpieces will be exhibited in pairs alongside masterpieces by Murillo, Vermeer, Zurbarán, Hals and Ribera.

The exhibition Rembrandt-Velázquez has been made possible by Ammodo, Holland America Line, Rijksmuseum International Circle and the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.