Beside their winning streak in the World Cup…

…the Dutch have another reason to celebrate.

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The beloved and iconic, “Girl with the Pearl Earring,” has returned from its North American tour to take its place in the newly renovated Mauritshuis Museum in Amsterdam’s Den Haag.  Not since Da Vinci completed his own masterpiece, The Mona Lisa, has a woman returning our gaze held our attentions and fascinated us through the ages.

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Johannes Vermeer, “The Girl with the Pearl Earring.” ©


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