Rembrandt

Immerse yourself in the brilliance of Rembrandt's art. Explore his iconic paintings and learn about his unique style that continues to inspire artists today.
Rembrandt | Biography, Art, Paintings, Self-Portraits, & Facts | Britannica Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, William Turner, Henri Matisse, Rembrandt Paintings, Rembrandt Self Portrait, Dutch Artists, Edouard Manet, Paul Cezanne

Rembrandt, 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 and dramatic guises. Rembrandt is also known as a painter of light and shade and as an artist who favored an uncompromising realism.

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Lorena Morote de Naranjo
Rembrandt Art, Rembrandt, Rembrandt Paintings, Rembrandt Portrait, The Window, Artist, Monet, Rembrandt Van Rijn, Poster

Though the identity of the girl is uncertain, it is thought she was a family servant. Some find this questionable in view of the gold chains around the model’s neck and view it as more likely to be a tronie, or figure study, showing a stock character in costume. Originally rectangular in format, this painting was most likely cut down and given an arched top at the end of the seventeenth century. During the recent conservation of the painting, the discoloured varnish was carefully removed…

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The Great Curator
Still Lifes Through the Ages | Old Master Paintings | Sotheby’s

Still life painting has long been a preoccupation of artists, a chance to show off their masterful rendering skills by capturing in breathtaking detail the delicate petals of a flower or the gleaming reflection off of a glass goblet. The genre has proven limitless through the ages. Below, a selection of works from the upcoming Master Paintings Evening Sale highlight the fascinating breadth in interpretation and execution.

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Marienka Padrnosova

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