If you hear the phrase ‘Dutch Master’ and immediately think of Dennis Bergkamp, you’re probably not an art aficionado.
But fear not. With EDGAR’s helpful guide to this golden age of painting – and the great artist Rembrandt in particular – you’ll sound like a culture vulture in no time.
A major exhibition is currently running at the spectacular Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi that showcases the largest display of Dutch Masters ever seen in the Gulf.
Ninety-five pieces from the 17th Century have been collected for the landmark show, Rembrandt, Vermeer and the Dutch Golden Age: Masterpieces from The Leiden Collection and the Musée du Louvre.
The exhibition runs until May 18 and features 20 works from arguably the most famous Master of them all: Rembrandt van Rijn. Here’s our two-minute guide to the Dutch painter.