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A Golden Moment for The Leiden Collection at The State Hermitage Museum: “The Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer: Masterpieces of The Leiden Collection” Attracts More Than 1.15 Million Visitors

The Leiden Collection – February 6, 2019

World Tour of The Leiden Collection Continues with the Unveiling at Louvre Abu Dhabi of Four Recently Acquired Rembrandts and the Launch of an Enhanced Catalogue of the Collection

February 6, 2019—The Leiden Collection is pleased to announce that The Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer: Masterpieces of The Leiden Collection, organized in partnership with The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia, has attracted more than one million visitors during its 18-week presentation. In the last two weeks of the exhibition’s run, 97,000 visitors came to see the show, lifting the final total to 1,154,280. This constitutes one of the Hermitage’s most popular exhibitions last year. As an exhibition of paintings, it has also been one of the most—if not the most—well-attended shows in the world last year. English.

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