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Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Hermitage – Winter Palace, St. Petersburg  (photo P. Hunt 2017) By P. F. Sommerfeldt – It has been variously said that even if you stood in front of...

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Bathsheba: Rembrandt’s Confession

Detail of Rembrandt, Bathsheba Reading David’s Letter, 1654, Louvre (courtesy of the Louvre, image in public domain)   Patrick Hunt –  1  “In...

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Rembrandt and the Rembrandthuis Museum, Amsterdam

Rembrandt and the Rembrandthuis Museum, Amsterdam

Rembrandt’s self-portrait etching of himself as an oriental potentate with a kris, 1634 (Public Domain Image) By Patrick Hunt – Rembrandt van Rijn lived...

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