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National Gallery of Art acquires masterpiece by Caspar Netscher

At the September meeting of the board of trustees, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, acquired its first work by Caspar (or Gaspar) Netscher, A Woman Feeding a Parrot, with a Page (1666). This captivating painting makes its US debut in the exhibition Drawings for Paintings in the Age of Rembrandt (October 4, 2016?January 2, 2017) as one of fewer than 10 works by the artist on public view in the country.
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