Rembrandt

(redirected from Rembrant van Rijn)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

Rembrandt

(ˈrɛmbrænt)
n
(Biography) full name Rembrandt Harmensz (or Harmenszoon) van Rijn (or van Ryn). 1606–69, Dutch painter, noted for his handling of shade and light, esp in his portraits
ˌRembrandtˈesque adj
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Rem•brandt

(ˈrɛm brænt, -brɑnt)

n.
(Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn or van Ryn) 1606–69, Dutch painter.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rembrandt - influential Dutch artist (1606-1669)Rembrandt - influential Dutch artist (1606-1669)
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
The company also has a collection of master prints from the likes of Albrecht Durer, Mortimer Luddington Menpes, Joan Miro, Alphonse Mucha, Pablo Picasso, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Rembrant Van Rijn. "We really have an international flavor with artists from all over the world," explained Susan.