"The region's main town" Middelharnis by ATLC

Middelharnis Travel Guide: 2 reviews and 10 photos

MIddelharnis is a little harbour town that features as the main town on the island Goeree-Overflakkee. There's plenty of casual boating going on (borders on Haringvliet), local festivals and shopping.

The Alley at Middelharnis (1689)

The photo is the world famous painting by Hobbema - Laantje van Middelharnis.

The Alley at Middelharnis
Oil on canvas, 103,5 x 141 cm
National Gallery, London

The painting is famous because of a technical aspect: the perspective.

The same 'alley' anno 2008

Photo made February 27th 2008

  • Last visit to Middelharnis: Feb 2008
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • diosh's Profile Photo
    Feb 27, 2008 at 12:40 PM

    Oh, dear- the trees have gone!!I prefer 'my' original:-)Interesting though. Diana xx

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