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Self-portraits by Rembrandt


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 ...

Rembrandt van Rijn: Self-Portraits


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 ...

Rembrandt van Rijn, "Self-Portrait," - National Gallery of Art


Rembrandt painted, drew, and etched so many self-portraits in his lifetime that changes in his appearance invite us to gauge his moods by comparing one image ...

Self-Portrait | Rembrandt van Rijn | 14.40.618 | Work of Art ...


Artist: Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam). Date: 1660. Medium: Oil on canvas. Dimensions: 31 5/8 x 26 1/2 in. (80.3 x 67.

Rembrandt | Self Portrait at the Age of 34 | NG672 | National Gallery ...


This painting is closely related to a self portrait etching made by Rembrandt in the previous year, 1639. In both the print and the painting the composition is ...

Rembrandt | Self Portrait at the Age of 63 | NG221 | National Gallery ...


View: Rembrandt, Self Portrait at the Age of 63. Read about this painting, learn the key facts and zoom in to discover more.

Rembrandt, Self-Portrait | Dutch Republic | Khan Academy


Feb 25, 2014 ... 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.

BBC - Culture - Did Rembrandt invent the selfie?


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 ...

Evidence Mounts that Rembrandt Used Optics to Paint Self-Portraits


Aug 5, 2016 ... A new study of Rembrandt's self-portraits provides more evidence to theories that the 17th-century artist, among other Old Master painters, used ...

Rembrandt Laughing (Getty Museum) - The Getty


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 tronie) ...

Rembrandt van Rijn
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)... More »
Born: July 15, 1606 (age 410), Leiden, Netherlands
Died: October 4, 1669
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Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait - Explore This Work


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 ...

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) | Self-Portrait | The Met


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 ...

Self-portraits in chronological order - Web Gallery of Art


From this point of view Rembrandt's self-portraits are without parallel. They are the ... Self-Portrait Wearing a Toque and a Gold Chain 1633. Oil on wood, 70 x 53  ...