The dozens of self-portraits by Rembrandt were an important part of his oeuvre
as a painter. Rembrandt created nearly one hundred self-portraits during his ...
No artist has left a loftier or more penetrating personal testament than Rembrandt
van Rijn. In more than 90 portraits of himself that date from the outset of his ...
By means of a wonderful ability to fix an idea in his mind, [Rembrandt] knew how
to capture the momentary appearances of emotion whenever they appeared in ...
The dozen or more self-portraits that date from each decade of Rembrandt's
career vary considerably in composition, expression and technique. In the late ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... The Dutch master may have painted the greatest self-portraits of all time. But
these works were also prophetic of the social media age. Alastair ...
Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait, 1659, oil on canvas, 84.5 x 66 cm (National
Gallery of Art) Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris.
Self Portraits From very early in his life, Rembrandt used himself as a model to
paint self-portraits. (Self Portrait 1629)
Rembrandt's self-portraits, made throughout his long career, served many
different purposes, and in these explorations of his own face and personality
For this sophisticated self-portrait, painted at age twenty-one or twenty-two,
Rembrandt combines a study of character and emotion (known in Dutch as a
Nov 21, 1999 ... That mystery hasn't prevented art historians the world over from spewing out
treatises on the subject of Rembrandt's self-portraits. Their views ...