Rembrandt: The Painter at Work

Rembrandt: The Painter at Work

By: de, Ernst van Wetering

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Rembrandt's intriguing painting technique has stirred the imagination of art lovers during his lifetime and ever since. In this book, Rembrandt's pictorial intentions and the variety of materials and techniques he applied to create his fascinating effects are unraveled in depth. At the same time, this "archaeology"of Rembrandt's paintings yields information on many other levels.
In art-historical research, the work of art as a material object is used increasingly as an important source of information about the painting itself, as well as about historic studio practice in general. The range from practical workshop devices to aesthetic and art-theoretical matters combined in this book offers a view of Rembrandt's daily practice and artistic considerations, while simultaneously providing a more three-dimensional image of the historical artist.

Title: Rembrandt: The Painter at Work

Author Name: de, Ernst van Wetering

Categories: AT,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of California Press: September 2000

ISBN Number: 0520226682

ISBN Number 13: 9780520226685

Binding: Paper Back

Book Condition: Collectible - Very Good

Seller ID: 23544