The Raising of Lazarus (small plate)

The Raising of Lazarus (small plate)

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The Raising of Lazarus (small plate) The Raising of Lazarus (small plate)

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This subject, which is the Biblical account of the raising of Lazarus by Christ, was also depicted in by Rembrandt in the “large plate” etching with an arched top. In this “small plate” etching, the composition is more bathed in light and is a cleaner composition, with a greater freedom of movement that brings the viewer’s attention more on the rising figure of Lazarus himself. In this image, which could be depicting the scene a minute or two after the “large plate”.

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  • Artist: Rembrandt
  • Year: 1642
  • Reference: Bartsch 72
  • Size: 5.9 x 4.48
  • Medium: Etching
  • Edition: Probably from the 18th Century
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