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Rembrandt van Rijn Masterpieces of Art_Susan Grange_9781783619085_Flame Tree PublishingSKU: 9781783619085 Supplier: Flame Tree Publishing
Author: Susan Grange
Format: Hardback | 128 pages
Dimensions: 203 x 231 x 17mm | 755g
Publication date: 07 Apr 2016
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was the leading painter and graphic artist of the 'Golden Age of Dutch Art'. He excelled in imbuing his art with the 'deepest and most lifelike emotion', with rich detail and stunning lighting. This richly enjoyable book gives the reader an illuminating overview of the life, work and influences of the artist, before going on to showcase the most stunning and varied examples of his oeuvre, broken down into themes - Portraits, Landscape & Narrative, Self-portraits, and Etchings & Drawings. Discover his versatility in the range of works selected, from the electric The Storm on the Sea of Galilee to the treasured The Night Watch, with its triumph in chiaroscuro and energy. A visual feast, it will underline the artist's status as a true master.