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ISBN-10: 050020490X
ISBN-13: 9780500204900
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publish Date: 07/19/2022
Dimensions: 0.00" L, 0.00" W, 0.00" H

Rembrandt

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Rembrandt is among the few old masters to retain universal appeal among art lovers today. His striking self-portraits and scenes are on view at museums around the world–yet he remains an elusive, enigmatic figure.

In Rembrandt, distinguished art historian Christopher White carefully considers Rembrandt’s history to build a sensitive and thorough account of the artist’s life and work. White describes the radiant happiness of Rembrandt’s marriage, tragically cut short by the death of his wife, and discusses the catastrophe of his bankruptcy. Digging deeper, White also explores the psychological factors that may have awakened Rembrandt’s sudden interest in landscape and examines the artist’s final decade, when he retreated into the private world of his imagination.

This comprehensive introduction is revised and updated to include recent scholarship and features an expanded bibliography. In this stunning new edition, Rembrandt’s artworks are now faithfully reproduced in color throughout.

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A vivid, unsentimental biography . . . an admirable introduction to his paintings . . . astonishingly well illustrated.– "Sunday Times"
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Details

ISBN-10: 050020490X
ISBN-13: 9780500204900
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publish Date: 07/19/2022
Dimensions: 0.00" L, 0.00" W, 0.00" H
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