Rembrandt van Rijn

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Rem·brandt van Rijn

or Rem·brandt van Ryn  (rĕm′brănt′ vän rīn′, -bränt′) 1606-1669.
Dutch painter whose works often portray historical and religious scenes and are celebrated for their subtle expressions of human emotions. His works include a series of self-portraits as well as group portraits, such as The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp (1632) and The Night Watch (1642).
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1606: Dutch painter Rembrandt (Harmenszoon van Rijn) was born.
1606: Rembrandt (Harmenszoon van Rijn), Dutch painter, was born.
A number of famous artists have been identified as having strabismus on the basis of the eye alignment evident from their self-portraits, including Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Albrecht Duumlrer, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri (who was also known as Il Guercino, Italian for the squinter'), Edgar Degas, and Pablo Picasso," the study's author, neuroscientist Professor Christopher Tyler, said.
Dutch master Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn is widely regarded as one of Europe's greatest painters.
You'll know it better as Night Watch, the gob-smacking giant-sized work by one Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn.
The works of romantic painters Francisco Jose de Goya and Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, to name a few, have lasted a lifetime.
Born Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn in Leiden, Netherlands, the young Rembrandt spent time in elementary and secondary school, before embarking on his first apprenticeship with Jacob van Swanenburgh (1571-1638), a Leiden painter known for dramatic scenes of hellfire and damnation.
1606: Rembrandt (Harmenszoon van Rijn), Dutch painter, was born 1685: The Duke of Monmouth was executed for leading a rebellion against his uncle, James II.
Nouwen's analysis is, in turn, a personalized meditation on the famous painting of the prodigal son by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669).
MUSCAT Eoe1/4" Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]Rembrandt in OmanEoe1/4ao, the first-of-its-kind exhibition in the entire GCC and the Middle East of 100 original etchings of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, popularly known as Rembrandt, being held in the Afrah Ballroom of Grand Hyatt Muscat, will close tomorrow at 12 midnight.