Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam posted an image of Night Watch (1642)

Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam posted an image of Night Watch (1642)

16 May 2020 - 10:43 BY

At 9am on Tuesday the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam posted an image of Rembrandt's The Night Watch (1642) on its website. Nothing particularly unusual about that, you might think. After all, the museum frequently uploads pictures of its masterpieces from Dutch Golden Age. But there was something about this particular photo that made it stand out just like the little girl in a gold dress in Rembrandt's famous group portrait of local civic guardsmen.

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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52657164

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