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Amsterdam’s Plea to Tourists: Visit, but Please Behave Yourselves

Amsterdam’s Plea to Tourists: Visit, but Please Behave Yourselves

Prostitutes behind display windows in Amsterdam’s overcrowded red-light district.
Amsterdam’s Plea to Tourists: Visit, but Please Behave Yourselves

Amsterdam’s Plea to Tourists: Visit, but Please Behave Yourselves

Prostitutes behind display windows in Amsterdam’s overcrowded red-light district.
Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Dutch police officers wounded a 19-year-old Afghan man suspected of stabbing two Americans in Central Station in Amsterdam on Friday.
Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Dutch police officers wounded a 19-year-old Afghan man suspected of stabbing two Americans in Central Station in Amsterdam on Friday.
Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Amsterdam Stabbing Victims Identified as U.S. Citizens

Dutch police officers wounded a 19-year-old Afghan man suspected of stabbing two Americans in Central Station in Amsterdam on Friday.
A New Rembrandt? A Dutch Art Dealer Says He’s Found One

A New Rembrandt? A Dutch Art Dealer Says He’s Found One

The Dutch art dealer Jan Six says that “Portrait of a Young Gentleman” is by Rembrandt, and several high-profile experts agree.
Researchers Uncover Two Hidden Pages in Anne Frank’s Diary

Researchers Uncover Two Hidden Pages in Anne Frank’s Diary

Anne Frank in 1942. Two pages of her diary, which had been covered by brown paper, were uncovered by researchers in Amsterdam and presented at a news conference on Tuesday.
Researchers Uncover Two Hidden Pages in Anne Frank’s Diary

Researchers Uncover Two Hidden Pages in Anne Frank’s Diary

Anne Frank in 1942. Two pages of her diary, which had been covered by brown paper, were uncovered by researchers in Amsterdam and presented at a news conference on Tuesday.
A Radical Artist Takes a Startling Turn Toward Love

A Radical Artist Takes a Startling Turn Toward Love

Marlene Dumas in her studio in Amsterdam. The artist’s newest body of work, “Myths & Mortals,” is on view at David Zwirner in New York through June 30.
How Is Dutch King Like a Cop? Insulting Them Is to Be Treated Equally

How Is Dutch King Like a Cop? Insulting Them Is to Be Treated Equally

King Willem-Alexander, center, and Prime Minister Mark Rutte, left, with members of the cabinet in October in The Hague, Netherlands.
How Is Dutch King Like a Cop? Insulting Them Is to Be Treated Equally

How Is Dutch King Like a Cop? Insulting Them Is to Be Treated Equally

King Willem-Alexander, center, and Prime Minister Mark Rutte, left, with members of the cabinet in October in The Hague, Netherlands.
Van Gogh Never Visited Japan, but He Saw It Everywhere

Van Gogh Never Visited Japan, but He Saw It Everywhere

Van Gogh’s “Almond Blossom” (1890) shows a strong Japanese influence. But it is based on the trees he saw in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France.
When the Old Masters Were the P.R. Agents of the Rich and Powerful

When the Old Masters Were the P.R. Agents of the Rich and Powerful

Hans Mielich’s portraits of Albert V, duke of Bavaria, and Archduchess Anna (both 1556) at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, part of the exhibition “High Society.”
Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Garbage including plastic bags in Nairobi, Kenya. Scientists estimate that 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic has been produced worldwide since the 1950s, with about 6.3 billion metric tons of that
Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Garbage including plastic bags in Nairobi, Kenya. Scientists estimate that 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic has been produced worldwide since the 1950s, with about 6.3 billion metric tons of that
Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Dutch Supermarket Introduces Plastic-Free Aisle

Garbage including plastic bags in Nairobi, Kenya. Scientists estimate that 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic has been produced worldwide since the 1950s, with about 6.3 billion metric tons of that
Time Travel for Photographers

Time Travel for Photographers

“The Munich Daguerre-Triptych” by Sylvia Ballhause
Newly Discovered van Gogh Drawing Is a ‘Stylistic Missing Link’

Newly Discovered van Gogh Drawing Is a ‘Stylistic Missing Link’

“The Hill of Montmartre with Stone Quarry,” dated 1886, has been authenticated by the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, which says it has documents that confirm the drawing is by Van Gogh.
Key European Agencies Move to Continent, Signs of Brexit’s Toll

Key European Agencies Move to Continent, Signs of Brexit’s Toll

The headquarters of the European Medicines Agency in London. The agency will move to Amsterdam as a result of Britain’s impending exit from the European Union.