Woman Stepping into a Stream
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
The painting shows the chiaroscuro technique for which Rembrandt became so famous. Also remarkable are the rough areas with which the shirt is painted, in contrast the elaborate detail of the soft face.
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