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Understanding Rembrandt

Trewin Copplestone

Understanding Rembrandt

A study of the art of the greatest Dutch master of the 17th century

by Trewin Copplestone

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Published by A & W Visual Library .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11274503M
ISBN 100891040358
ISBN 109780891040354
OCLC/WorldCa2527223

Book Summary A captivating exploration of the little-known story of Rembrandt's formative years by a prize-winning biographer. Rembrandt van Rijn's early years are as famously shrouded in mystery as Shakespeare's, and his life has always been an enigma. UNDERSTANDING ART provides a balanced, fresh approach to art appreciation, incorporating coverage of masterworks from the past and present. Author Lois Fichner-Rathus combines a conversational writing style with exciting images from Rembrandt to Zaha Hadid in order to truly connect with students and to foster understanding of the art that surrounds them in everyday s: 1.

Rembrandt van Rijn - Rembrandt van Rijn - Rembrandt and Rubens: During Rembrandt’s early Amsterdam period, the towering presence of Peter Paul Rubens was often felt. For a long time Rembrandt scholars tended to speak of Rubens’s influence on Rembrandt whenever they attempted to explain the Rubensian elements in Rembrandt’s work. But perhaps it is more appropriate to see Rembrandt . and#;Ernst van de Wetering's wonderful book has taken us further than almost any study over the past twenty years, towards an understanding of the machinery of Rembrandt's genius. No one attempting to write about Rembrandt in the future will be able to do so without taking this fine work into #; and#;Simon Schama.

Reveals profound insights into Rembrandt’s original views on painting and how these developed during his career; Adds new impetus to research on Rembrandt by presenting a detailed understanding of Rembrandt’s views on pictorial quality, together with an analysis of 17 th-century categories of thought about painting; Show all benefits. The information about The Rembrandt Affair shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel.


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Rembrandt Was Brill. Drawing Tutorials That Show You Why Okay, I don't even know how to certify a genius, but I know I am right about one thing: Rembrandt was one. The greatest of the great Dutch masters, Rembrandt made art that was a revelation then and now.

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At Smarthistory we believe art has the power to transform lives and to build understanding across cultures. We believe that the brilliant histories of art belong to everyone, no matter their background. Chapter IX discusses imitation and artistic competition, subjects integral to understanding Rembrandt’s lifelong dialogue with the art of the past.

The artist’s drawings of the nude model could have been a book by itself, but Sluijter does an admirable job of conveying the richness of this material in two chapters.

There are so many books on Rembrandt but this is one of my favorites. First of all,Seymour Slive (now deceased) is one of the most renown Rembrandt experts. His tour of Rembrandt's work discusses drawings, organized by theme, such as self-portraits, portraits, figure drawings, genre scenes, nudes, animals, landscapes, and s: Born in in the Netherlands, Rembrandt van Rijn is regarded as one of the greatest of the Old Masters.

His skill with oils is well known; however, it is in his etchings that we isolate his skills as a master draftsman. Rembrandt’s etchings reveal his understanding of the Bible, his faith in God, and his compassion for the human condition.

David and Uriah is a late painting by Rembrandt, dated to around by the Hermitage Museum (where it now hangs) or c in the Late Rembrandt exhibition at the shows the moment when David sends Uriah the Hittite to the front-line of the war with the Ammonites so that David can sleep with Uriah's wife Bathsheba.

Uriah is identified as the foreground figure, with. Understanding Rembrandt: A Study of the Art of the Greatest Dutch Master of the 17th Century Trewin Copplestone Published by A & W Visual Library, London ().

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This is an old book - My mother gave me a used copy that she must have found at a library book sale. I've had it since my high school or college days. I've kept it with me through many moves from place to place. Finally read it. It was a wonderful, sensitive biography which emphasized many of of themes in Rembrandt's work.

I really loved /5(9). The purpose of this article is twofold. First, to begin a consideration of a new understanding of Rembrandt through his self-portraits, especially those in which he placed himself in biblical scenes. The paintings make it clear that he was spiritually intentional and.

Rembrandt: his life, his paintings: a new biography with all accessible paintings illustrated in colour User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Schwartz's masterfully documented study should both revolutionize and illuminate our understanding of Rembrandt's life and works.

Through a scrupulous investigation of the master's personal and. No wonder this book is called 'The Rembrandt Book' and even if you have read his first book, this one is better, although many items are already mentioned in his first book.

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Petersburg, Russia. The Prologue and Introduction (pp. hc / sc) tell of Henri’s encounter with the painting itself in and his move to the L’Arche Daybreak community in the town of Richmond Hill.