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No 388 Rembrandt van Rijn

“A painting is finished when the artist says it is finished.” Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art and the most important in Dutch history, was born on July 15, 1606.

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No 194 Rembrandt van Rijn

“I envy the poet. He is encouraged toward drunkenness and wallows with nubile wenches while the painter must endure wretchedness and pain for his art. ” Rembrandt van Rijn Today is the birthday of Pieter de Hoogh. Unfortunately I couldn’t … Continue reading

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