Rembrandt Van Rijn

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Style: Dutch Golden Age

Place: Leiden

Born: 1606

Death: 1669

Nationality: Netherlands

Biography:

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (July 15, 1606 - October 4, 1669) was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art history and the most important in Dutch history. His contributions to art came in a period that historians call the Dutch Golden Age. Having achieved youthful succes...