Magical, wonderful, mysterious

This painting by Matthijs Maris appeared on my twitter feed from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and I love the description in Dutch. "Sprookjesachtig, wonderlijk, mysterieus."

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Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

No tulips or windmills for me - this trip was all about the art. As soon as I arrived in Amsterdam, it was unpack the case and get out of the hotel!  First stop was the Rijksmuseum. Having just completed my module on 17th Century Art, I was looking forward to taking a closer look … Continue reading Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam