Profile of the Day: Rembrandt
Today we celebrate the 407th birthday of Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn! On July 15, 1606, Rembrandt van Rijn was born in Leiden, Netherlands to a well-to-do family. Considered on of the greatest painters and printmakers in European history, Rembrandt’s work came to dominate what has since been named the Dutch Golden Age. Over the course of his career, he produced hundreds of paintings and etchings.
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