An artist from time
...artist, born July 15, 1606, Leiden, Neth – died October 4, 1669, Amsterdam. Rembrandt was widely known as the best etcher of his time, draftsman, painter of portraits, biblical, mythological and historical painting. He was the most fashionable portrait painter in 1630s. His etching cost much even during his lifetime, his technical mastery having a lasting effect on printmakers for centuries. His painting was characterized by rich color, broad brushwork and a mastery of chiaroscuro. His major interest was human psychology, his portraits and self-portraits exhibiting his... that Rembrandt got acquainted with works of the major baroque artists, with their interest to light and...