Masterpieces from renovated Mauritshuis on stamps

Topstukken vernieuwde Mauritshuis op postzegels

The Hague, 1 July 2014 – PostNL presents a tribute to the recently reopened Mauritshuis with nine new stamps depicting masterpieces from the museum. The stamp for international destinations issued by PostNL features the world-famous ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ by Johannes Vermeer.

In addition to the stamp depicting Vermeer’s ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’, PostNL is also collaborating with the Mauritshuis on eight stamps for domestic post. These national stamps show masterpieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Rubens, Hals, Potter, Fabritius and Bosschaert the Elder.