Rembrandts Strich

Exhibition: 14 June - 15 September 2019

To commemorate the death of Rembrandt, 350 years ago in 2019, the  Kupferstich-Kabinett organizes an exhibtion that celebrates the most creative and radical artist ever. The Dresden collection is the starting point of this exhibition that focus on the artist as a draughtsman and etcher. Circa 100 objects will shown, including international loans and two paintings from the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister.

Through a juxtaposition of circa 50 etchings and drawings from contemporary artists, as well as later artists who were inspired by Rembrandt, the prominent role of Rembrandt as an ‘artist’s artist’ is shown.

Rembrandt (1606-1669), <em>Ecce Homo</em>, ca. 1655 Kupferstich-Kabinett, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden

Rembrandt (1606-1669), Ecce Homo, ca. 1655
Kupferstich-Kabinett, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden