A Man seated reading at a Table in a Lofty Room

Oil on oak | 55.1 x 46.5cm | c. 1628-30

Follower of Rembrandt

This atmospheric painting shows a lonely figure seated in front of a huge volume open on the table before him. Brilliant sunlight floods through the gloom onto the wall of the room. Much of the image's power lies not just in the dramatic tension betw...
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