Second Canvas

Universal app: iPad + iPhone + Android (smartphones & tablets)

  • Super-zoom to explore the artworks with the best quality and discover hidden details. Specially for the Girl with a Pearl Earring and The Garden of Eden, where you will be able to zoom-in beyond the naked eye, up to the brushstroke level, and see the crackle, thanks to their Gigapixel resolution.
  • Infrared vision for these two paintings, also in Gigapixel resolution, to reveal the drawing under the painting and discover the "pentimenti", even on the tiniest details.
  • Discover amazing stories on all Mauritshuis masterpieces, detail by detail, told by museum experts: learn about the characters, symbology, technique, or the artist signature.
  • New Gigapixel AudioTour feature: play a cinematic tour through the Gigapixel image to discover the artwork secrets while listening to the audio.
  • Tell your own stories on social media, selecting the details you want to share in super-high resolution.
  • Connect your iPad/iPhone to your TV at home (via AirPlay, cable) or to the projector at school to see the painting in full screen while interacting with your touch device.
  • Download the details with their stories so they can be accessed even when you’re offline or in airplane mode.

Want to jump into a painting and experience art? The app is already available for iPad, iPhone, tablet and smartphone Android devices.

AppStore Get it on Google Play


Some screenshots about the app and its posibilities.