Rembrandt's the Mill

Rembrandt and Collections of His Art in America

This website is a product of a National Endowment for the Humanities Curriculum Development grant. It offers an online resource for teaching about the art of the great Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn focusing on those works held in collections across the United States.

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    Created October 19, 2010

    Launchpad: The Full Spectrum (Student)

    In Depth with the Full Spectrum

    The Whole SpectrumDrawing the Eye: SaturationRunning Hot and Cold

    1. The Whole Spectrum

    View the following series of images, starting with this print:

    Jacques Villon’s La Parisienne
    Then:

    Launchpad: Line in Visual Arts (Student)

    Follow the Leader: Line in the Visual Arts

    Lining Up In the Line of Sight  |  What kind of Lines?

     

    1. Lining Up

    Part 1

    Begin by taking a look at the following painting by the American painter Grant Woods:

    Haying

    Launchpad: Composition Basics (Student)

    Shaping the View: Composition Basics

     Compose a Visual Symphony: Three Sides to Many Stories | Variety of Visions | Pulling Towards the Center

    1)  Compose a Visual Symphony: Three Sides to Many Stories

    Part 1

    Begin by taking a look at Annibale Carracci's 1590 painting:

    Launchpad: Line in Visual Arts (Teacher)

    Follow the Leader: Line in the Visual Arts

     

    1. Lining Up

    Grant Woods’ Haying

    Saul Berman’s River Front

    Launchpad: Repetition in Visual Arts (Teacher)

    Repeat After Me: Repetition in the Visual Arts

     

    1. Practice Makes Perfect?