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Why Rembrandt’s The Night Watch is still a mystery

The Dutch master’s famous painting has inspired theories that suggest it led to his downfall. Fisun Güner takes a closer look.

Source: BBC – Culture – Why Rembrandt’s The Night Watch is still a mystery

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Seven British artists inspired by Van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers’

For Tate’s ‘Van Gogh and Britain‘ exhibition, opening on 27th March 2019, The National Gallery is lending its Sunflowers – which will be displayed in a fresh context, to show its impact on British art. Until now it has not been appreciated quite what an inspiration this single painting has been to generations of artists.

Source: Seven British artists inspired by Van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers’ | Art UK