Tobit and Anna with the Kid by Rembrandt van Rijn was created in 1626. The painting is in Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. The size of the work is 39,5 x 30 cm and is made of oil on panel.
Interior with Tobit and Anna with the kid. On the left, the old blind Tobit sits with his dog by a fire. He folded his hands. On the right is Anna with a billy goat in her hands. On the back wall shelves with household goods, next to the window on the left hang a strand of onions and a birdcage. Right above Anna a basket in a niche. On the floor next to Tobit is a crutch or walking stick, behind him on a chair is a reel. Read more in Rijksmuseum.
About the Artist: Dutch Golden Age painter, printmaker and draughtsman Rembrandt was born on 15 July 1606 in Leiden, in the Dutch Republic, now the Netherlands. As a boy, he attended a Latin school. At the age of 13, he was enrolled at the University of Leiden, although according to a contemporary he had a greater inclination towards painting. In 1624 or 1625, Rembrandt opened a studio in Leiden, which he shared with friend and colleague Jan Lievens. In 1627, Rembrandt began to accept students, which included Gerrit Dou in 1628 and Isaac de Jouderville… Read more