Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 12 portraits
Watch a film clip on the artist from the BBC Archive in the Media section below
by Edward Scriven, after Rembrandt
stipple engraving, published 1810 (circa 1629)
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.