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Rembrandt is known for his Baroque style paintings. He painted mostly with precision and realism, and he paid careful attention to the play of light and shadow. William Henry Seward references the art of this master artist in his 1859 travel letters. 

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Rembrandt is known for his Baroque style paintings. He painted mostly with precision and realism, and he paid careful attention to the play of light and shadow. William Henry Seward references the art of this master artist in his 1859 travel letters.
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