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Rembrandt – National Gallery Lunch Time Talk

As mentioned in a previous post the National Gallery in London, England offer half hour lunchtime talks about famous works in their collection. Today I have chosen the story about Rembrandt´s self portrait. The presentation takes you through stations of … Continue reading

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My Rijksmuseum Competition Entry

The picture shows my entry for the 2019 competition called by the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam which had 8,390 works submitted. It marks the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt’s death. As I like to be inspired by the old masters I decided … Continue reading

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How to paint a Rembrandt – Video No.258

In this 32 minute speed painting video Sergey Gusev shows us how he paints a Rembrandt. The portrait develops from a tone in tone underpainting to the near finished copy of a portrait by Rembrandt. Sergey uses English subtitles to … Continue reading

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Computer paints a Rembrandt – Video No.252

This 4 1/2 minute video tells the story behind a project to bring back the expertise of a Rembrandt using computer technology to paint a portrait. Hope you like my choice of the day. If you want to contact me … Continue reading

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Background Information about Rembrandt and the Old Masters

Marion Boddy-Evans offers background information about many art related subjects. Today I have selected one of her essays about the old masters and Rembrandt in particular. Marion tells us about the kind of underpainting Rembrandt used and his limited palette. Read some … Continue reading

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