Watch-and-sniff video walk-through of Dutch art exhibition comes with the pungent aromas of 17th century living

//Watch-and-sniff video walk-through of Dutch art exhibition comes with the pungent aromas of 17th century living

Watch-and-sniff video walk-through of Dutch art exhibition comes with the pungent aromas of 17th century living

The Hague’s Mauritshuis is a 17th-century palace full of world-famous paintings from the same period. The permanent collection includes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring and Fabritius’ The Goldfinch, both stars of bestselling novels and films.  The Covid-caused closure of the museum would have been disappointing at any time, but was particularly frustrating for curator Ariane van Suchtelen, who had spent years painstakingly preparing an extraordinary exhibition about aromas in art. Fleeting…

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