Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Self-Portrait with a Raised Sabre’, 1634, Print, Etching and engraving, Forum Auctions
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Rembrandt van Rijn

Self-Portrait with a Raised Sabre, 1634

Etching and engraving
4 4/5 × 3 9/10 in
12.2 × 10 cm
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an excellent impression of New Hollstein's second state (of two), with light burr in the …

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Rembrandt van Rijn
Dutch, 1606–1669
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A prolific painter, draftsman, and etcher, Rembrandt van Rijn is considered the greatest artist of Holland's Golden Age. He worked from direct observation, and despite the evolution of his style over the course of his career, Rembrandt’s compelling descriptions of light, space, atmosphere, modeling, texture, and human affect are the result of intense perceptual study. A prominent portraitist, Rembrandt is most famous for The Night Watch (1642), a monumental painting of militia guards that features Rembrandt’s distinctive use of chiaroscuro.

Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Self-Portrait with a Raised Sabre’, 1634, Print, Etching and engraving, Forum Auctions
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an excellent impression of New Hollstein's second state (of two), with light burr in the cross-hatching to the left and within the spots on the fur collar, showing little sign of any wear, some delicate touches of ink, on laid paper with partial watermark of a small (10mm) five-pointed star, sheet 122 x 100mm (4 …

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Rembrandt van Rijn
Dutch, 1606–1669
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A prolific painter, draftsman, and etcher, Rembrandt van Rijn is considered the greatest artist of Holland's Golden Age. He worked from direct observation, and despite the evolution of his style over the course of his career, Rembrandt’s compelling descriptions of light, space, atmosphere, modeling, texture, and human affect are the result of intense perceptual study. A prominent portraitist, Rembrandt is most famous for The Night Watch (1642), a monumental painting of militia guards that features Rembrandt’s distinctive use of chiaroscuro.

Rembrandt van Rijn

Self-Portrait with a Raised Sabre, 1634

Etching and engraving
4 4/5 × 3 9/10 in
12.2 × 10 cm
Bidding closed
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