Rembrandt

Immerse yourself in the brilliance of Rembrandt's art. Explore his iconic paintings and learn about his unique style that continues to inspire artists today.
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Rembrandt, Dutch Baroque painter and printmaker, one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art, possessing an exceptional ability to render people in their various moods and dramatic guises. Rembrandt is also known as a painter of light and shade and as an artist who favored an uncompromising realism.

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Lorena Morote de Naranjo
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Though the identity of the girl is uncertain, it is thought she was a family servant. Some find this questionable in view of the gold chains around the model’s neck and view it as more likely to be a tronie, or figure study, showing a stock character in costume. Originally rectangular in format, this painting was most likely cut down and given an arched top at the end of the seventeenth century. During the recent conservation of the painting, the discoloured varnish was carefully removed…

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