deponti (deponti) wrote,

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The Rembrandt Exhibit

We had been to the Rembrandt etchings/woodcut exhibition at the Art Museum at St Louis ...again, just a 40-minute walk from home....and his command of line and light and shadow, detail and perspective, was just stunning.

Here's his quickly-sketched self-portrait...

Self portrait etching of Rembrandt

We were not allowed to photograph several pictures because they were from private collections.
Tags: rembrandt, self-portrait, st louis

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