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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn

Biography of one of the greatest Old Masters…Rembrandt. Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 15 July 1606 – 4 October 1669 Rembrandt was a Dutch painter who is known for his numerous biblical scenes and self-portraits. He is often referred to as the “painter of light” for his mastery of the technique known as chiaroscuro – the manipulation of light and shadow. He was the leading painter in the Netherlands during his time and considered as one of Europe’s greatest artists today. Early Life [...]

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