Herman Doomer (ca. 1595–1650)

Oil on wood | 75.2 x 55.2cm | 1640

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn)

Herman Doomer was a successful cabinetmaker who worked with the imported ebony fashionable in seventeenth-century Amsterdam. The exceptional care Rembrandt took with this likeness may indicate his esteem for a fellow master artisan. At roughly the sa...
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