Johan Maelwael

6 Oct-7 Jan. The Rijksmuseum dedicates an exhibition to the Dutch master Johan Maelwael (c.1370-1415), a pioneering artist who worked at the courts of the Dukes of Guelders and Burgundy around 1400.

Maelwael had a stellar career and was one of the most sought-after artists in western Europe during the Middle Ages. Paintings by Maelwael and his workshop are displayed alongside mediaeval art works, illuminated manuscripts and sculpture. 

The highlight of the Rijksmuseum show is his most famous painting La Grande Pietà ronde, on loan from the Louvre whose collection it hasn't left since 1962. 
09.00-18.00

General Info

Address Rijksmuseum, Jan Luijkenstraat 1, Amsterdam, tel. +31(0)206747000.

View on Map

Johan Maelwael

Rijksmuseum, Jan Luijkenstraat 1, Amsterdam, tel. +31(0)206747000.

SHARE
Wanted in Europe
Wanted in Europe
Wanted in Europe, part of the Wanted Worldwide network, is a website in English for expatriates in Europe established in 2006. We cover Europe's news stories that may be of interest to English speaking residents along with tourists as well. Our publication also offers classifieds, photos, information on events, museums, churches, galleries, exhibits, fashion, food, and local travel.
67159
Previous article Fabio Barilari: Architecture and atmosphere
Next article Sonia Delaunay. Art, design and fashion