Dutch Government Pledges €80 million Towards Rembrandt Portraits

September 22nd, 2015

Rembrandt portrait of Marten Soolmans, via NYTThe Dutch government has pledged €80 million in order to purchase a prime pair of Rembrandt paintings, sold from the collection of Éric de Rothschild.  “Rembrandts like these, I mean they just don’t happen,” says Taco Dibbits, director of collections at the Rijksmuseum.”

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