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REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery oil painting


Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery
Painting ID::  8770
REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery
1644 Oil on wood, 83,8 x 65,4 cm National Gallery, London

   
   
     

REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn Descent from the Cross gh oil painting


Descent from the Cross gh
Painting ID::  8772
REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
Descent from the Cross gh
1634 Oil on canvas, 158 x 117 cm The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

   
   
     

REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn The Dream of St Joseph ds oil painting


The Dream of St Joseph ds
Painting ID::  8773
REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
The Dream of St Joseph ds
1650-55 Oil on canvas, 105 x 83 cm Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

   
   
     

REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn Supper at Emmaus   fu oil painting


Supper at Emmaus fu
Painting ID::  8774
REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
Supper at Emmaus fu
1648 Oil on canvas, 42 x 60 cm Mus??e du Louvre, Paris

   
   
     

REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn Holy Family oil painting


Holy Family
Painting ID::  8775
REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
Holy Family
1640 Oil on wood, 41 x 34 cm Mus??e du Louvre, Paris

   
   
     

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     REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
     Born 1606, Died 1669.One of the great Dutch painters and printmakers of the 17th century, Rembrandt van Rijn is best known for his expressive use of light and shadow (also called chiaroscuro) in his many portraits. Raised in Leiden, he studied with Pieter Lastman (1583-1633) in Amsterdam, then returned to Leiden around 1625 and set up shop as a teacher and portrait artist. Sometime between 1630 and 1632 Rembrandt relocated to Amsterdam, where he spent the rest of his career. Though he had his detractors (some of whom considered him coarse and "low born"), Rembrandt was successful and famous during his lifetime, though he fell on financial hard times in his later years. He was a master printer and produced hundreds of group portraits and historical paintings, including The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp (1632), The Military Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq (1642) and Aristotle with a Bust of Homer (1653). His portraits -- including a lifelong trail of intriguing and rather frank self-portraits -- reveal his interest in psychological study and continue to be admired as landmarks in Western art. The Military Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq is also known as "The Night Watch" because it was thought the painting depicted a nighttime scene. When the painting was cleaned in the 1940s it became obvious that it depicted a daytime scene... He married Saskia van Ulenburgh (also Uylenburgh) in 1634.

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