Diogenes (09)

August 3, 2017

With all parts of the scene still in rather sketchy brown-gray tones on the canvas, the gallery spectators might get the impression that the image remains a bit foggy, with the dark parts apparently too light and the light parts too dark. (more…)

Naer de Natuer Courses Program

August 19, 2016

This autumn we are presenting two special painting courses around Rembrandt en Jan Steen featuring the newly weds Marten Soolmans, Oopjen Coppit and a unknown lady in a boudoir. (more…)

First time

July 30, 2016

For my first blog, I can’t help feeling somewhat sentimental over a childhood memory. It actually started earlier this morning, when I was looking at a 17th century map by Nicolaes Visscher. (more…)