Second, this is also a great book for artists and artists in training as Rembrandt's drawings are exquisitely reproduced: production value is high. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Rembrandt Drawings: 116 Masterpieces in Original Color. Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus, Hardcover, First Edition Art Book, 2011. Reviewed in the United States on March 15, 2010. I've said it before (Egon Schiele) and I will say the same now: wrong choice. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Please try your request again later. “This book will long provide the touchstone and primer on Rembrandt drawings for scholars and amateurs alike.”— The Art Book “This beautifully written and produced book is the perfect introduction to Rembrandt’s drawings for general readers and students alike. The text is an added treat as well. “You would have to go a long way to find a better guide than Mr. Slive—to understanding Rembrandt and his art.”—The Wall Street Journal, “A connoisseur’s volume but also an eloquent introduction to Rembrandt’s genius as draughtsman. The Complete Drawings and Etchings. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. It is currently arranged in the order of the last full catalogue by Otto Benesch, The Drawings of Rembrandt (2nd edition, enlarged and edited by Eva Benesch, 6 vols, London and New York, 1973). Informative and beautiful book! Commemorating the 350th anniversary of the artist’s death, this stunning XXL monograph is the first-ever collection gathering Rembrandt’s complete works on paper. Slive further discusses possible doubtful attributions, which account for the considerable reduction from earlier times in the number of drawings now ascribed to the master. DVD. Although the extensive literature on Rembrandt could fill a small library, there has been no up-to-date survey of his extraordinary achievement as a draftsman. Rembrandt is believed to have made many drawings after contemporary Indian paintings and miniatures, but only 23 survive today. Really nice paper. This book has a similar quality. Peter Schatborn, Erik Hinterding. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 27, 2019. 95 Art Prints Famous Artists Renoir, Rembrandt, DaVinci, Remington, Russell in a Big Lot of 6 Vtg Books Portfolios. Aug 23, 2016 - Explore Kirk Miller's board "Rembrandt Pen and Ink Drawings", followed by 430 people on Pinterest. . There's a problem loading this menu right now. All of the works are wonderfully reproduced. There is another world to be accessed within Rembrandt’s etchings―one that dwells within the intangibilities of moody midnight contemplation and the twilit countryside, these elusive moments fixed to the page with every stroke. Im not sure his large canvas works would be so easily demonstrated. The drawings, reproduced in color, are accompanied by etchings and paintings by Rembrandt and others, including Leonardo and Raphael. There's a problem loading this menu right now. In commemoration of the 350th anniversary of his death, this XXL monograph is the first-ever collection gathering Rembrandt’s complete works on paper, unveiling all 708 drawings, printed in color for the first time, and 314 etchings in brilliant reproductions. The size and dimensions of the originals makes this a masterclass in his visual genius. The Hundred Guilder Print. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. the comprehensive Rembrandt book with a wealth of excellent images. The production quality and design of this book are amazing. Favourite. The Complete Paintings 1909–1918, Florence: The Paintings & Frescoes, 1250-1743, Michelangelo. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The beautiful story of Tobit must have been Rembrandt's favorite book: he devotes 20 drawings, 5 paintings and 3 etchings to it. Almost. 2006. Not good quality, Reviewed in the United States on March 9, 2015, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 15, 2018, Rembrandt - what can one say but brilliant, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 25, 2018. Absolutely wonderful work, a thick tome and exceptional reproductions. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. These acclaimed drawings date from the 1620s to the 1660s, spanning Rembrandt's prolific career and documenting his changes in style and focus. Please try again. In 1631, Rembrandt moved to Amsterdam, which at the time was rapidly expanding, and had great success painting personal portraits. Although the literature on Rembrandt's life and artistic output is immense, there are relatively few volumes that concentrate on his drawings. by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn , Holm Bevers , Rembrandt , Gary Schwartz , Ludwig Munz , Bob Haak , Christopher Brown Unable to add item to List. This range contains a carefully curated selection of Rembrandt books. Something went wrong. Reproduced in color, these works are accompanied by etchings and paintings by Rembrandt and others, including Leonardo and Raphael. About this Item: Phaidon Press, Ltd., London, 1947. See more ideas about rembrandt, rembrandt drawings, rembrandt van rijn. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. There are around 800 authenticated drawings and this Getty publication considers 150 of them. Outstanding Collections! The first public record comes from a 1747 sale catalogue of Jonathan Richardson that states: "A book of Indian Drawings, by Rembrandt, 25 in number." . Unable to add item to List. here is virtuosity and humanity together, on every page.”—Financial Times, “This book will long provide the touchstone and primer on Rembrandt drawings for scholars and amateurs alike.”—The Art Book, “This beautifully written and produced book is the perfect introduction to Rembrandt’s drawings for general readers and students alike. . Strongly recommended. The Complete Paintings and Drawings, Rembrandt: The Master and His Workshop: Drawings and Etchings (National Gallery London Publications), Egon Schiele. . Sep 3, 2020 - Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669). I'm thrilled to see this available as an affordable paperback. Bought it for study and copying. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Dover Publications, Inc. … HC. . 290 B&W reproductions (illustrator). The Three Trees. Do yourself a favor and buy!! In 1634 he married his wife, Saskia van Uylenberg, and in the same year began taking art students in Amsterdam. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Please try again. GB London, British Museum This site is a ‘work-in-progress’ catalogue of all the known drawings by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). Rembrandt 400 Years. First of all,Seymour Slive (now deceased) is one of the most renown Rembrandt experts. . Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. Peter Schatborn is emeritus head of the Rijksprentenkabinet at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. All titles are all available at the National Gallery collection of art books. Christ Preaching. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I am glad to add this book to my art book library. They probably got their reasons, but it surely doesn't help the book. Great pity the images were not larger. The Complete Drawings (Bibliotheca Universalis), Sargent Portrait Drawings: 42 Works by John Singer Sargent (Dover Art Library). A major exhibition of these drawings will be on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum from December 8, 2009, to February 28, 2010." Seymour Slive Now in paperback.Written by renowned Rembrandt scholar Seymour Slive, this gorgeous volume explores the artist’s extraordinary achievements as a draftsman by examining more than 150 of his drawings. The Three Crosses. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Illustrated with nearly 200 works in all three media, this book traces the remarkable evolution of Rembrandt's art over four decades, from the robust physical energy of his early productions to the breadth, simplicity and meditative beauty of his later work. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Renowned Rembrandt scholar Seymour Slive fills this void with his scrutiny of some 150 drawings culled from a corpus of about eight hundred by the master. Fantastic exposition of Rembrandts visual genius, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 27, 2020. These acclaimed drawings date from the 1620s to the 1660s, spanning Rembrandt's prolific career and … The exact sources for the drawings are not known. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Rembrandt 400 Years. He began taking art students at his studio at the ripe old age of twenty-one years old. . Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 1, 2019. by Gary Schwartz. His writing is accessible and interesting and he offers insightful context. St Jerome Reading in an Italian Landscape. “This book will long provide the touchstone and primer on Rembrandt drawings for scholars and amateurs alike.”— The Art Book “This beautifully written and produced book is the perfect introduction to Rembrandt’s drawings for general readers and students alike. Seymour Slive (born in 1920!) The subjects include Biblical stories, landscape and portraits. St Francis Beneath a Tree Praying. This is a very large and heavy book, and worth every penny. 5 out of 5 stars. This original collection offers an unusual perspective on the artist, consisting exclusively of his drawings—all in their original colors, and most of them in their original sizes. Famous Rembrandt Drawings and Etchings. The Complete Paintings, Sculptures and Arch. Rembrandt. Highly recommended.”--Choice. This original collection offers an unusual perspective on the artist, consisting … . Christ Returning from the Temple with his Parents. Highly recommend this huge tome of a book. Please try again. It is not cheap, but if you want this subject thoroughly and beautifully illustrated, in a physical format, I doubt there will ever be a better opportunity. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2019. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Rembrandt uses an etching plate like a sketchbook, working all over it, turning it round and round to get a good clear patch for a new and better vignette. With an extraordinary blend of the commonplace and the sophisticated, Rembrandt captured the essential humanity of his subjects. The birth of the Redeemer is the key moment in Christianity and an inexhaustible subject for the expressive arts. Rembrandt Books. I can only agree with those who have already praised this book very highly. Hardcover with fold-outs, 11.4 x 15.6 in., 17.75 lb, 744 pages. From shop LittleFrenchOwl. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. There was a problem loading your book clubs. There is a great piece called Studies of Nine Figures (drawing 50), that shows wonderfully expressive, unique faces, right next to each other on the page. Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait, 1659, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Andrew W. Mellon Collection, 1937.1.72 Rembrandt van Rijn Dutch, 1606 - 1669 Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Although the extensive literature on Rembrandt could fill a small library, there has been no up-to-date survey of his extraordinary achievement as a draftsman. . To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. There are also additional associated illustrations of other works by Rembrandt and other artists. Through the 708 drawings, brilliantly printed in color for the first time, and 314 etchings in pristine reproductions, we discover Rembrandt’s keen eye, deft hand, and boundless depth of feeling like never before; and above all, we witness that he was far more than just a painter. (731) 731 reviews. He specializes in seventeenth-century Dutch drawings. He has served as guest scholar at the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, and has curated exhibitions at the Fondation Custodia, Paris and The Frick Collection, New York. TASCHEN; Anniversary edition (July 17, 2019), Reviewed in the United States on July 18, 2019. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Rembrandt: Drawings from the Berlin Kupferstichkabinett, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. This review is very complex- there are reasons for it. Rembrandt's Journey unfolds the richness and diversity of Rembrandt's career as an etcher in the context of his paintings and drawings. From his intimate observations of everyday life to his richly envisioned biblical allegories, the Dutch master created moving, inspiring images that have captivated viewers across four centuries. Superb examples from every genre of the artist's work include landscape drawings, figure studies, scenes from the Old and New Testaments, animal sketches, and several portraits, including a few of the self-images for which he is famed. Reviewed in the United States on May 28, 2016. See more ideas about rembrandt etchings, rijn, rembrandt. Saw the exhibition at the Rijks 2019 and was stunned. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. This book is beautifully printed-good quality paper and superior color reproductions. There are so many books on Rembrandt but this is one of my favorites. I seriously can't understand why they forcing that solution. Rembrandt Harmensz. Renowned Rembrandt scholar Seymour Slive fills this void with his scrutiny of some 150 drawings culled from a corpus of about eight hundred by the master. Each portrait or quotidian scene is elevated by his masterful treatment of light, shadow, and hatching. Reviewed in the United States on January 10, 2015. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Unlike other publications of Rembrandt's drawings, they are here arranged thematically, which makes his genius crystal clear. DVD . The Dutch Golden Age of painting spawned some of history’s greatest artists and artisans, but few can boast the genius … You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Please try again. text from: Drawings of Rembrandt: With a Selection of Drawings by his Pupils and Followers Seymour Slive London, 1965. --Book Jacket. Quality is fantastic. Rembrandt Drawings: 116 Masterpieces in Original Color (Dover Fine Art, History of Art), Rubens, Rembrandt, and Drawing in the Golden Age, Drawings by Rembrandt and His Pupils: Telling the Difference, Leonardo. Rembrandt's Drawings. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Hinged upon experimentation and expressive line work, they garnered him unparalleled recognition from his contemporaries. Dessins de Pisanello a Cezanne, Old French Art Book, Antique Old Masters Sketch Book, Ink Drawings, Self Portraits of Artists Rembrandt etc. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 21, 2019. St Jerome Beside a Pollard Willow. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 29, 2019. I just got the book and haven't had chance to read the text but print and the book itself is "absolute magnificent"! Awful images - not reflective of Getty standards, Reviewed in the United States on March 23, 2020, Reviewed in the United States on August 16, 2018. Rembrandt drawings 1st U.S. ed. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Be aware that it is very heavy. Read more. (Bibliotheca Universalis), Japanese Woodblock Prints (1680–1938) (Multilingual Edition), Bach: Goldberg Variations [4 CD] [Deluxe Edition]. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Reviewed in the United States on December 10, 2019. His tour of Rembrandt's work discusses 150 drawings, organized by theme, such as self-portraits, portraits, figure drawings, genre scenes, nudes, animals, landscapes, and more. Add to. Volker Manuth, Marieke de Winkel, Rudie van Leeuwen. Rembrandt Harmensz. The two sections of the book are presented on different paper, the catalogue of drawings on textured paper, with the catalogue of etchings on smooth paper. Please try again. . Rembrandt Drawings. Rembrandt was one of the greatest draftsmen in the history of art. Because he usually regarded his drawings the way a novelist regards the ideas he jots down in his journal--as a purely private record of observations and feelings--they are often deceptively simple. Wonderful volume, beautifully produced on high-quality paper and excellent reproduction. van Rijn (1606-1669) stands as one of the most important painters in Western art, but nowhere else do we encounter his inimitable talent more so than in his drawings and etchings. Paper seems to be a bit less structured than before (which is good), but it still is too thin and transparent which is quite a bit disctarcting. 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