Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was a Dutch painter. His body of work was created during the Dutch Golden Age.
Personal tragedy, financial hardships, portraits, self-portraits.
He is regarded as one of the greatest painters in Europe and the most important in Dutch history. He has been called "one of the great prophets of civilization". For twenty years, he was the teacher of many important Dutch painters.
His Personal Life
He was married to Saskia van Uylenburgh until her death. They had 4 children together, but only their fourth survived into adulthood. His next partner was Hendrickje Stoffels, but they were never married.
Rembrandt Photo Gallery
People born on July 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Rembrandt is the 239th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Rembrandt's birthday, Rembrandt is the 14th most famous Dutch and ranks 1st in famous people born in Leiden, Netherlands.
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