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Tag: Rembrandt

The Aesthetic Attitude

One of the most fascinating of the developments that occurred during the 18th century was the recognition of an independent aesthetic attitude toward art, and indeed toward the world.  /

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Rembrandt and Caravaggio: 

It is interesting to speculate whether the art of Caravaggio – so stunning in its inventiveness and iconoclasm – would have matured into something more profound with age,

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Who is the Greatest?

The question “Who was the greatest artist ever?” is a kind of idle speculation, an exercise for art lovers.

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