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Lesson of Anatomy

Holland is a wonderful country to discover the art. Everybody knows the fame the Dutch painters and wonder with works of Vermeer, Rembrandt, Rubens and Frans Hals. It is by them who in a trip to Holland would be almost sinned not to go to the magnificent real pinacoteca Mauritshuis de The Hague.

In her the best works of the Century of Gold of the Dutch painting in a very special atmosphere thanks to the intimate rooms of the municipal palace of the century XVII are exposed, whose first inhabitant was Johan Maurits, that has given name to the museum.

If you are enthusiastic of the art the tears when seeing the Young person of the Rep it of Vermeer or his incredible Vista de Delft will jump. Both are sample of the genius of the painter of Delft and its delicate outline and use of the color and the light. They are two of jewels of this museum that lodges many more interesting works.

Another example constitutes the Lesson of anatomy of Rembrandt, where each face expresses different feelings before which they observe, as well as a surprising Boy laughing of Frans Hals, the teacher of the pictures that, thanks to their brush-stroke, very loose, seem alive and in movement.

Other pictures will draw attention of the visitor, like the Toro de Paulus Potter, an enormous picture whose protagonist is a young bull of tender glance, something unthinkable at the time, when the great linen cloths only were for representing memorable facts such as battles, or mythological.

Fíjate also in a collaboration of Rubens and Brueghel the Old man on the Garden of the Edén, with the best thing of both teachers. Of Rubens also it is necessary to observe at great length, close by and by far a wonderful called picture old and the boy with wax candles. He is so realistic!

Also it will surprise small the young mother to you of Gerrit Dou, that seems a photo, coverall in the objects. Incredible.

- Practical Information:

· Address: Korte Vijverberg 8.
· Schedule: of Tuesday to Saturday from 10,00 to 17,00 h; 17,00 Sundays from 11,00 to h. It abre Mondays of April to August.
· Price of the entrance (it includes audioguía): 10,50 €. Without discount for students. Free for minors of 18 years.
· It is possible to be arrived at The Hague from Amsterdam in train. The simple ticket hill 10.60 € (0.50 € less if it extractions of the machine instead of the ticket office). From the Central station it is arrived in about 10 minutes walking, although also there are street cars (10, 16 and 17, Buitenhof shutdown). From the station Hollands Spoor they tambiñen is possible to be arrived with the same street cars and walking there are about 20 minutes.

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