Portrait of a Lady with an Ostrich Feather Fan
Rembrandt van Rijn - circa 1658-1660
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This late portrait is one of Rembrandt's masterpieces. The unknown lady, lost int he world of her private thoughts, seems unaware of her surroundings and the spectator finds himself mysteriously participating in her contemplative mood. Note the consummate skill with which the form and texture of the hands and ostrich-feather fan have been rendered.
Owner/Location: National Gallery of Art - Washington DC  (United States - Washington)
Dates: circa 1658-1660
Artist age:Approximately 54 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 100 cm (39.37 in.), Width: 83 cm (32.68 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member laure9 on 02 August 2008.
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