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A good cooperation:  Rembrandt, The Netherlands and France

A good cooperation: Rembrandt, The Netherlands and France

The Netherlands and France will together buy two rare Rembrandts for a total of €160m, the Dutch culture minister has announced on September 29th, after the two countries defused a potential bidding war, according The Guardian information. The 17th-century paintings, which belong to the Rothschild banking family and have rarely […]

Rembrandt, Michelangelo and the philo-Semitism

Rembrandt, Michelangelo and the philo-Semitism

Philo-Semitism – the appreciation of Jewish culture – has been hotly debated of late, in the wake of a new book by Julie Burchill and against a backdrop of Middle Eastern conflict. We should look to Rembrandt and Michelangelo to celebrate its true spirit. They are a glowing union of […]