Painting Techniques: From Rembrandt to Vermeer

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution


In this lecture, Wadum examines Rembrandt van Rijn's paint handling from his early years in Leiden, the Netherlands, to his mature Amsterdam period. Wadum then discusses works by Rembrandt's students before analyzing the illusionistic painting techniques of Johannes Vermeer. Presented in conjunction with the Summer Teachers Institute in Technical Art History, generously funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
Period29 Jul 2015
Event titleSummer Teachers Institute in Technical Art History
Event typeCourse
LocationNew Haven, CT, United StatesShow on map