Rembrandt and his art
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Rembrandt and his art by Christopher Wright

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Published by Galahad Books in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, -- 1606-1669.

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Edition Notes

StatementChristopher Wright.
LC ClassificationsND653.R4 W741975B
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21094365M
ISBN 100883652765
LC Control Number74-78165

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  The renowned Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn was born in the 17th century at a time known as the Golden Age of Dutch Art. After leaving university to study painting, he worked on scenes of contemporary life in Amsterdam that soon demonstrated his mastery of light and shade, as well as his rich sense of colour/5(32). 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.   “When Jan came to me with his painting, I had to admit I couldn’t contest his arguments,” said Gary Schwartz, an American Rembrandt biographer and an authority on 17th-century Dutch : Russell Shorto. Rembrandt van Rijn, in full Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Rembrandt originally spelled Rembrant, (born J , Leiden, Netherlands—died October 4, , Amsterdam), Dutch Baroque painter and printmaker, one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art, possessing an exceptional ability to render people in their various moods.

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