Rembrandtesque
adjective see Rembrandt

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  • rembrandtesque — ⇒REMBRANESQUE, REMBRANDTESQUE, adj. A. Relatif à Rembrandt, notamment à son goût pour le clair obscur où se fondent décor et personnages, mettant en valeur l expression des visages, des regards, créant une atmosphère de mystère, d interrogation,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • rembrandtesque — rem·brandt·esque …   English syllables

  • Rembrandtesque — adjective in the manner of Rembrandt • Pertains to noun: ↑Rembrandt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rembrandt — Rembrandtesque, Rembrandtish, adj. /rem brant, brahnt/; Du. /rddem brddahnt/, n. (Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn or van Ryn) 1606 69, Dutch painter. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rembrandt Research Project — ▪ 2007 by Ernst van de Wetering     The year 2006 marked the 400th year since the birth of the renowned Dutch painter and printmaker Rembrandt van Rijn. The yearlong celebration of “Rembrandt 400” featured exhibitions and events in The… …   Universalium

  • rembranesque — ● rembranesque adjectif Qui se rapporte à la manière de Rembrandt ou la rappelle. ⇒REMBRANESQUE, REMBRANDTESQUE, adj. A. Relatif à Rembrandt, notamment à son goût pour le clair obscur où se fondent décor et personnages, mettant en valeur l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Govert Flinck — Govert (or Govaert) Teuniszoon Flinck (January 25, 1615, Cleves February 2, 1660, Amsterdam) was a Dutch painter of the Dutch Golden Age.LifeBorn at Cleves, he was apprenticed by his father to a silk mercer, but having secretly acquired a passion …   Wikipedia

  • A Girl Asleep (Vermeer) — Infobox Painting| title=A Girl Asleep artist=Johannes Vermeer year=1657 type=Oil on canvas height=87,6 width=76,5 city=New York City museum=Metropolitan Museum of Art A Girl Asleep , also known as A Woman Asleep at Table , is a painting by the… …   Wikipedia

  • Maes, Nicolaes — born 1634, Dordrecht, Neth. died Nov. 24, 1693, Amsterdam Dutch painter. A native of Dordrecht, he went to Amsterdam с 1650 to study with Rembrandt, from whom he learned the Baroque style. Before his return to Dordrecht in 1653 he painted a few… …   Universalium

  • rembrandtism — nt.ˌizəm, n.ˌti noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Rembrandt van Rijn + English ism : Rembrandtesque style * * * Remˈbrandtism noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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