Rembrandt and Vermeer… there was Ter Borch.
Enjoy an intimate look at 17th-century Dutch life in nearly
fifty exquisite master works by Gerard ter Borch. Transforming
the mundane into the magnificent, Ter Borch painted his world
with elegance and grace. His scenes of everyday life travel
through time, allowing us to see ourselves in these rare masterpieces.
Gerard ter Borch was organized by the American
Federation of Arts, New York, and the National Gallery of Art, Washington.
This exhibition was supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council
on the Arts and the Humanities. In Detroit, support has been provided
by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the City
Lady at Her Toilette, ca. 1660; Oil on canvas. The
Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Eleanor
Clay Ford Fund, General Membership Fund, Endowment Income Fund
and Special Activities Fund. Photo: ©1995 The Detroit Institute