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 ...
Apr 24, 2014 ... Rembrandt painted this self-portrait in 1659, after he had suffered financial failure
despite so many years of success. His spacious house on the ...
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
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.
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 ...
Self Portraits From very early in his life, Rembrandt used himself as a model to
paint self-portraits. (Self Portrait 1629)
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
Rembrandt's self-portraits, made throughout his long career, served many
different purposes, and in these explorations of his own face and personality
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 ...