Exhibition «Rembrandts Orient» – temporarily closed
The exhibition of the Kunstmuseum Basel focuses on one of the most consequential strands in this constellation: the Orient—an umbrella term for diverse Eastern non-European cultures rather than a well-defined geographic designation—fired Rembrandt’s imagination throughout his career. It inspired the painter has he envisioned the settings of biblical histories, one of his favorite genres. Several self-portraits show the artist in exotic costumes.
- Date & Time
31. October 2020 -
14. February 2021