Beautiful, curious and interesting mixed edition published in 2006 in the first Spanish edition by Abelibro of the work of Michiel Roscam Abbing, “The Treasures of Rembrandt”.
Illustrated hardcover binding, landscape format 31 x 26.8 cm. 64 illustrated pages including bags containing the extraordinary 30 facsimiles of letters, cards and documents on the history of Rembrandt’s life and work. Presented in illustrated cardboard sleeve format 31.2 x 27.9 x 3.5 cm.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, one of the most important painters in history, is known worldwide for his mastery with brushes and pen: from his best-known works, such as “The Night Watch”, to his numerous self-portraits and the most delicate Engravings and etchings of the people around him, his heritage has amazed and fascinated generations of admirers.
This work, “The Treasures of Rembrandt”, offers an intimate and rigorous look at his life and his work. It not only explains how this Leiden miller’s son achieved fame and fortune in Amsterdam, however, he later saw it disappear, but also explores his technique and some of the wonderful works of art he created both to order and at will. personal.
This beautiful, lavishly illustrated book is a museum in itself. It brings Rembrandt to life as artist, husband, father and lover like no other has ever done, thanks to the inclusion of more than 30 facsimiles that are documents or memorabilia from archives around the world, many of which are unpublished, such as journal entries, personal sketches, birth, wedding, and burial records, sales announcements, and other legal documents.
Evoking one of the most flourishing times in the history of European art, “The Treasures of Rembrandt” is the best way to meet the greatest Dutch master of all time.
Complete copy and in perfect condition.
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