Acrylics on linen canvas
140 cm (h) X 200 cm (w)
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After moving to one of the oldest parts in the center of Amsterdam, I thought it would be interesting to start a new project on a herstory from this district. Because I live near the Amsterdam Red Light District, I soon found Jurjentje Rauwerda (1812 – 1877) who -in the 19th century- had a luxurious and Amsterdams’ largest (but now forgotten) brothel ‘Maison Weinthal’. Jurjentje is the protagonist in my latest series ‘Madam’.