The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp

Introduce rembrandt briefly and do a formal analysis on the painting ” The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp”, it is needed to mention the use of “sfumato”, and the way he “makes objects recede”. After the formal analysis part, please do a study on this painting and related the painting to the “spirit” of the society at that time, such as telling what happened in history during that time. tell how the scientific/political/social/economic/cultural conditions contributed to this painting and so the rise up of portraiture (eg: people in dutch appreciate genre painting more rather than merely religious painting. the appearance of anatomy lesson due to the scientific advancement, also mention how the anatomy guild commissioned this painting.)

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