28 September 2017 from 15:00 to 18:00

Technical Art History Colloquium XIV

Recent Reconstructions in the Rembrandthuis

Rembrandthuis, Amsterdam

In the fourteenth edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium, dr. Arjan de Koomen (Technical Art History, University of Amsterdam) and dr. Herman den Otter (Wood Conservation, University of Amsterdam) will give papers about recent reconstructions in the Rembrandthuis.

The Technical Art History Colloquium is organised by dr. Sven Dupré (Utrecht University and University of Amsterdam, PI ERC ARTECHNE), Arjan de Koomen (University of Amsterdam, Coordinator MA Technical Art History), Abbie Vandivere (University of Amsterdam, Coordinator MA Technical Art History & Paintings Conservator, Mauritshuis, The Hague) and Erma Hermens (University of Amsterdam and Rijksmuseum). Monthly meetings take place on Thursdays. Admission to the colloquium is free. All those interested are welcome.


  • Re-creating the Rembrandthuis and the Rubenshuis: Analogies and Antagonism between Antwerp and Amsterdam’, Arjan de Koomen (lecturer in Technical Art History at the Universiteit van Amsterdam)
  • ‘The Reconstruction of a Wooden Seventeenth-Century Etching Press’, Herman den Otter (lecturer in Wood Conservation at the Universiteit van Amsterdam
Start date and time
28 September 2017 15:00
End date and time
28 September 2017 18:00