Rembrandt and Kim Kardashian have something in common: Both showed off in images they created of themselves.
And I admire Rembrandt too much not to realise the beauty that can be derived from frequenting the synagogue.
Which brings us back to Rembrandt, the most ambitious of realists.
The Daily Beast: In the 1920s, Chaim Soutine riffed on Rembrandt's butchery.
Let the woman be an old servant or a grand lady of high society, and Proust can depict her like Rembrandt.
Again, Rembrandt painted himself as a giant at the feet of a dainty woman, and in every way his work showed his love for her.
He was said to have been a grandson of the famous painter, Rembrandt Peale.
And the thought has often come to me that only a Rembrandt—the only Rembrandt—could have portrayed the face of Lincoln.
What was quite a remarkable was the excellence of his copies from Rembrandt.
It is not painted by so great a man as Rembrandt; but there it is—to see it is an event of your life.
A seventeenth-century Dutch painter, considered one of the greatest painters in history. Rembrandt's work, with its strong lights and deep shadows, has a unique intensity. The Night Watch is one of his best-known paintings.