Also at the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, February 6 – May 13, 2018.
Including sixty impressions from across Rembrandt’s oeuvre, this exhibition offers the opportunity to trace Rembrandt’s changes to his plates and his choice of printing supports. The exhibition catalogue is forthcoming.
For a video on Rembrandt’s technique: https://vimeo.com/226556291
There also will be a symposium on Rembrandt as an etcher held at the Johnson Museum on October 28th. For a complete program of the symposium, see http://museum.cornell.edu/calendar/learning-and-teaching-rembrandt-cross-disciplinary-approaches-master-etcher
The exhibition is part of Cornell’s project WIRE (Watermark Identification in Rembrandt’s Etchings). On WIRE, see http://museum.cornell.edu/watermark-identification-rembrandt-etchings