The de Young is the first venue in the US tour of paintings from the Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague. This jewel box of a museum houses one of the world's most prestigious collections of paintings from the Dutch Golden Age and is lending a large body of works for the first time in nearly 30 years. The exhibition features 35 paintings representing the range of subjects and techniques characteristic of 17th-century painting in the Dutch Republic.
Personal Letters: Expressing Ourselves through a Mixed-Media Dialogue
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m., plus Fridays 6-8:45 p.m.
de Young Artist-in-Residence Susan Tonkin Riegel is a mixed-media artist who loves the language of symbols and archetypes. Her spontaneous and intuitive process records glimpses of her personal life and dreams.