Nude portrait by rembrandt
Summary Concepts Artworks. He was a master of all the painting genres, including landscape, history and genre painting, as well as portraiture. With the sweep of an arm, Rembrandt raises the curtain as if to:. Tulp who is facilitating an anatomy lesson. Rembrandt's Marriage to Saskia van Uylenborch.
Eric Jan Sluijter
Amsterdam Centre for the Study of the Golden Age
But I think the touseled, curling hair, so well suggested in mass with a few individual strokes, could hardly have been painted that way without first seeing something by Tintoretto. All the extravagance and romantic excess of Rembrandt in his early thirties is embodied in his most famous, if far from his best, picture, the Night Watch , The Greek god, Zeus, disguised in forms of gold coins, rays, or streaming light ; and. The habit of imposing fantastic and inappropriate accessories - armour, sham Oriental headgear - is almost disagreeable at times. As the physical body is fragmented, so the body of understanding is held to be shaped and formed. Only the master has true access or the keys to his art. A Woman Sitting up in Bed c.
Rembrandt and the Female Nude | Amsterdam University Press
The construction is clear, even where it is nearly lost. Ovink, translation The Hague To justify the procedure he chose the moment of apparent disorder before a military group snaps into formation. Pierre Goujon Collection, Paris. This is a perfect example of the portrait historie , which was common during the 17 th century Dutch Golden Age.