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Visit the museum that is home to the exceptional collection of 19th-century art assembled by the renowned painter Hendrik Willem Mesdag and his wife Sientje.

The Mesdag Collection

The Mesdags

Hendrik Willem Mesdag and his wife Sientje both rose to the challenge and became artists when they were already in their thirties

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The Sensation of the Sea

Discover the grandeur and tempestuousness of the ocean at our the exhibition ‘The Sensation of the Sea. In honour of Bas Jan Ader’

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Highlights of the collection

Mesdag made various preparatory studies for his large panorama of the dunes of Scheveningen

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