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Selfie with 'Sunflowers'
on lrb.co.uk No one did colour more blatantly and more unexpectedly than Van Gogh. Inspired by the Provencal hues of Arles and Saint-Rémy, its blata...
Rembrandt vs Vermeer: The Titans of Dutch Painting
Listen on soundcloud Two experts — art historian Simon Schama (advocating for Rembrandt) and novelist Tracy Chevalier (advocating for Vermeer) — m...
A brief history of inland navigation and waterways
on archive.org This scholarly paper tracks the development of the waterway infrastructure — vessels and the waterways themselves — in the Netherl...
Going Dutch, Part 1: Exploring Paintings from the Netherlands
Arthur K Wheelock Jr, curator of northern baroque paintings at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC, explains what makes Dutch paintings uniqu...
The Canals of the Dutch Republic
Watch on YouTube Yale University professor John Merriman explains the nature of the Dutch state built around sea trade (1648-1945). A...
A Never-Ending Poem Grows in the Netherlands
View on smithsonianmag.com Since 2012, a team of poets has been creating a never-ending poem, which is embedded into the cobblestones...