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Rembrandt S Reading

Author : A. Golahny
ISBN : 9789048505210
Genre : Art
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Een reconstructie van Rembrandts bibliotheek en de invloed van zijn leesgedrag op zijn creatieve werk Hoewel Rembrandts interesse in de bijbel al lang als zeer groot erkend wordt, is zijn belangstelling voor seculiere literatuur relatief onderbelicht. Al in 1641 werd Rembrandt door Philips Angel geprezen om 'de ijver waarmee hij de kennis over historische verhalen uitzocht in oude, muffige boeken'. Amy Golahny borduurt voort op deze observatie door Rembrandts bibliotheek te reconstrueren op basis van de boedelbeschrijving naar aanleiding van Rembrandts faillissement in 1656 en door opnieuw waar te nemen hoe het lezen van historische verhalen bijdroeg aan Rembrandts creatieve proces. Golahny plaatst Rembrandt in de in streektaal onderlegde cultuur van het zeventiende-eeuwse Holland en laat zien dat de schilder een pragmatische lezer was wiens aandacht voor historische teksten hem sterkte in de rivaliteit met Rubens voor visueel drama en eruditie.

Reading Rembrandt

Author : Mieke Bal
ISBN : 9789048504145
Genre : Art
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In Reading Rembrandt: Beyond the Word-Image Opposition onderzoekt Mieke Bal de toepasbaarheid van een interdisciplinaire methodiek voor beeldende kunst en literatuur. Door de bestudering van een reeks van kunstanalyses van de werken van "Rembrandt" - van hedendaagse kunstkritieken tot de verschillende wijzen waarop men vroeger de werken van Rembran

Rembrandt S Bathsheba Reading King David S Letter

Author : Ann Jensen Adams
ISBN : 0521459869
Genre : Art
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Rembrandt's masterful Bathsheba Reading King David's Letter is unusual both as a history painting and as a portrayal of a nude. Instead of displaying a sumptuous body for the viewer's delectation, Bathsheba elicits our empathy. This collection of essays by six leading Rembrandt scholars examines its qualities from perspectives ranging from changing perceptions of female beauty and the nude, to technical analysis, and biographical and psychological analysis of the artist, the subject, and the viewer.

Rembrandt The Painter Thinking

Author : Ernst van de Wetering
ISBN : 9780520290259
Genre : Art
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Throughout his life, Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) was considered an exceptional artist by contemporary art lovers. In this highly original book, Ernst van de Wetering investigates why Rembrandt, from a very early age, was praised by high-placed connoisseurs like Constantijn Huygens. It turns out that Rembrandt, from his first endeavours in painting on, had embarked on a journey past all the 'foundations of the art of painting' which were considered essential in the seventeenth century. In his systematic exploration of these foundations, Rembrandt achieved mastery in all of them, thus becoming the 'pittore famoso' that count Cosimo the Medici visited at the end of his life. Rembrandt never stopped searching for ever better solutions to the pictorial problems he saw himself confronted with; this sometimes led to radical decisions and alterations in his way of working, which cannot simply be explained by attributing them to a 'change in style' or a 'natural development'. In a quest as rigorous and novel as Rembrandt's, Van de Wetering shows us how Rembrandt dealt with the foundations of his art and used them to try and become the best painter the world had ever seen. His book sheds new light both on Rembrandt's exceptional accomplishments and on the practice of painting in the Dutch Golden Age at large.

Rembrandt S Mother

Author : Christiaan Vogelaar
ISBN : UOM:39015063226354
Genre : Art
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Investigates works that portrayed an elderly woman - thought to be Rembrandt's mother.

Rembrandts Augen

Author : Simon Schama
ISBN : 3886807029
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Rembrandt S Religious Prints

Author : Charles M. Rosenberg
ISBN : 9780253025906
Genre : Art
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Rembrandt’s stunning religious prints stand as evidence of the Dutch master’s extraordinary skill as a technician and as a testament to his genius as a teller of tales. Here, several virtually unknown etchings, collected by the Feddersen family and now preserved for the ages at the University of Notre Dame, are made widely available in a lavishly illustrated volume. Building on the contributions of earlier Rembrandt scholars, noted art historian Charles M. Rosenberg illuminates each of the 70 religious prints through detailed background information on the artist’s career as well as the historical, religious, and artistic impulses informing their creation. Readers will enjoy an impression of the earliest work, The Circumcision (1625-26); the famous Hundred Guilder Print; the enigmatic eighth state of Christ Presented to the People; one of a handful of examples of the very rare final posthumous state of The Three Crosses; and an impression and counterproof of The Triumph of Mordecai. From the joyous epiphany of the coming of the Messiah to the anguish of the betrayal of a father (Jacob) by his children, from choirs of angels waiting to receive the Virgin into heaven to the dog who defecates in the road by an ancient inn (The Good Samaritan), Rembrandt’s etchings offer a window into the nature of faith, aspiration, and human experience, ranging from the ecstatically divine to the worldly and mundane. Ultimately, these prints— modest, intimate, fragile objects—are great works of art which, like all masterpieces, reward us with fresh insights and discoveries at each new encounter.

Das Sichtbare Und Das Unsichtbare

Author : Daniela Hammer-Tugendhat
ISBN : 3412204463
Genre : Barock - Genremalerei - Niederlande - Geschichte 1600-1700
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Summary: In genauen Analysen exemplarischer Werke von Rembrandt, Metsu, Vermeer und Hoogstraten, verbunden mit methodischen Reflexionen zu aktuellen kunst- und kulturwissenschaftlichen Debatten, zur Repräsentation von Geschlechterdifferenz, der Text-Bild-Diskussion und des gegenwärtigen Affektdiskurses, wird deutlich, dass die Werke ihr Verhältnis zur sichtbaren Wirklichkeit reflektieren und dass sie eigene Bedeutungen produzieren.

The Biblical Rembrandt

Author : John I. Durham
ISBN : 0865548862
Genre : Art
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The Biblical Rembrandt presents the human Rembrandt in the context of his faith. That faith can be studied only by an intense look at this paintings, etchings, and drawings depicting biblical persons, scenes, and moments. About Rembrandt's life, we know very little that is certain, but he has left us abundant testimony of his sensitive reading of the Bible. Written from the perspective of a biblical specialist who has pored over Rembrandt's testimony, Durham writes not for the art historian, but for those who love the Bible, for those who love Rembrandt, and for those who want to know more about the meeting of this Dutchman and his biblical text. Durham confesses he has lived with the (changing) canon of Rembrandt's works for more than forty years, with the biblical texts he loved open before me. This book is the summary of that experience. Not every work of Rembrandt based on the Bible is discussed: that would have required commentary on more than 900 works. Durham has selected his favorites, the ones that seem to him most reflective of Rembrandt's faith, about 130 works in all. Each of these paintings, etchings, and drawings is reproduced in the context in which it is described, the paintings in full color. Where important details are difficult to see, they are isolated, and enlarged as necessary. In his biblical works Rembrandt invites us to read the Bible just as he read it, in personal terms: flawed, as he was; reaching, as he did; and experiencing the Bible as a book about ourselves.

Rembrandt S Hat

Author : Bernard Malamud
ISBN : 9781466805934
Genre : Fiction
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This collection of short stories by Bernard Malamud includes: The Silver Crown Man in the Drawer The Letter In Retirement Rembrandt's Hat Notes from a Lady at a Dinner Party My Son the Murderer Talking Horse

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