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Rembrandt"s portrait

Charles L. Mee

Rembrandt"s portrait

a biography

by Charles L. Mee

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669,
    • Artists -- Netherlands -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles L. Mee, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND653.R4 M356 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336 p. :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2398424M
      ISBN 100671622137
      LC Control Number87028356

      Rembrandt Etchings is an accessible book that will guide you on your visual journey of discovery, and allow you to see why Rembrandt was the greatest of all 17th-century printmakers. You will learn a great deal about the technical aspect of printmaking, Rembrandt's choice of papers, his expertise in marketing his etchings, and prints are. Rembrandt's intriguing painting technique has stirred the imagination of art lovers during his lifetime and ever since. In this book, Rembrandt's pictorial intentions and the variety of materials and techniques he applied to create his fascinating effects are unraveled in depth. At the same time, this "archaeology"of Rembrandt's paintings yields information on many other levels.

      Portrait of a Woman, probably a Member of the Van Beresteyn Family Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) Dutch. This portrait is a pendant to the Portrait of a Man (). If the man is Cornelis van Beresteyn, then the woman must be his second wife, Corvina van Hofdyck (–). states that it probably represents a member of the Van. Rembrandt settled permanently in Amsterdam in and set up as a portrait painter. One of his first major public commissions was 'The Anatomy Lesson of Dr Tulp' (). In , he married the.

      Titus was born in , the fourth child of the painter and his first wife, Saskia, and the only one to reach adulthood. After , he and his father’s mistress, Hendrickje Stoffels, ran Rembrandt’s business, the father having lost his fortune because of his lavish lifestyle and a bad investment about which the archives do not provide adequate : Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn.   Rembrandt’s Self-Portrait as a Young Man, also known as Self-Portrait with Dishevelled Hair, c, left, and Half-length Figure of Saskia in a Red Hat, , right.


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The works are an intimate glimpse into the artist’s lifelong self Category: Books > Art. REMBRANDTS PORTRAIT. Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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FromRembrandt worked in Amsterdam, where he made a name as portrait painter for the well-to-do middle classes. In he married Saskia van Uylenburgh, and they had a son, Titus, together.

Rembrandt painted various portraits of both Saskia and Titus. Self Portrait with Beret and Gold Chain (hi res image) c. x 57 cm. oil on wood Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool: Self Portrait in Oriental Attire (hi res image) x 52 cm.

Musée du Petit Palais, Paris: Self Portrait with a Wide-Brimmed Hat (hi res image) x cm. When the story broke earlier this year, media went ballistic. A Dutch art-dealer had discovered an unknown portrait by Rembrandt. Recently, the painting caused more headlines: a dispute between art-dealers.

Rembrandt's "Portrait of a Young Gentleman" continuous to make waves. The book "Rembrandt's Portrait of a Young Gentleman" does not spend many pages on the. Mr. Six now says that he has discovered a new Rembrandt, a portrait of an unidentified young man that he purchased at a Christie’s auction in London in Author: Nina Siegal.

Rembrandt left behind more self-portraits than any artist before or since. With his new book Rembrandt's Eyes, historian Simon Schama has added a new portrait of the artist, this one in meticulously and exhaustively researched, rhapsodically written 's heavy tome makes every attempt to be a definitive work on the painter, and it by: The inventory of the estate of Clement de Jonghe (/25–77), an Amsterdam print dealer who had known and sat for Rembrandt van Rijn (–69), identifies, for the first time, the sitter in one of the master’s prints as “Rembrandts moeder” (Rembrandt’s mother).

1 The exact etching referred to in this inventory is not known, but it was undoubtedly one of a number of images of. This is one of three self portraits Rembrandt made just before his death in About 80 survive from his year career, far more than any other artist of his time.

He painted them for different reasons – to practise different expressions, to experiment with lighting effects, and also to sell. Rembrandt complicated the genre, constructing identities through props, lighting, and ambiguous settings—leaving us to ask, “What is a portrait?” This spring, two portraits by Rembrandt van Rijn are visiting the Art Institute from the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, California.

The paintings, Portrait of a Boy and Self-Portrait, join the. One of the problems faced by Rembrandt biographers is the paucity of verifiable information about the painter. Court transcripts, auction sales records, and ecclesiatical summonses make up most of the primary sources; more intimate details are frustratingly lacking.

Because of this, much of Mee's book is plagued with a tentativeness that sometimes dilutes the narrative. ISBN Edition: French. “With these books, you have brought Rembrandt into the 21st century.” — David Hockney. “TASCHEN’s outsize, close-up format works superbly for Rembrandt, who built his compositions on intricate details evoked in fabulously free, loose marks, every stroke its own drama, animating portraits Category: Books > Art.

Volume IV of A Corpus of Rembrandt Paintings deals uniquely with the self-portraits of Rembrandt. In a clearly written explanatory style the head of the Rembrandt Research Project and Editor of this Volume, Ernst van de Wetering, discusses the full body of work of paintings and etchings portraying.

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Rembrandt was an esteemed artist in his own time as well as in the present, yet there is much debate over. Rembrandt, Self-Portrait () by Dr.

Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait,oil on canvas, x 66 cm (National Gallery of Art).

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for the first time. Pasadena, CA—The Norton Simon Museum presents an installation of Rembrandt’s striking Self-Portrait fromon loan from The National Gallery, London this winter Self Portrait at the Age of 34, the painting captures the image of the artist in his middle age: affluent, self-confident and wise.