Rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn was born in leiden in the netherlands in 1606 his father was a miller, comfortably off and able to send rembrandt to the town's latin school at the age of 14, rembrandt began studying at the famous university of leiden (unusual for a miller's son), but academic life did not suit him. A prolific painter, draftsman, and etcher, rembrandt van rijn is usually regarded as the greatest artist of holland’s “golden age”he worked first in his native leiden and, from 1632 onward, in amsterdam, where he had studied briefly (ca 1624) with the influential history painter pieter lastman. Info of famous paintings by rijn van rembrandt and list of drawings names, as well as pastel of art rembrandt, nightwatch and biography you may even get a beautiful oil reproduction of the works by rembrandt van rijn. Rembrandt was a great painter of the dutch golden age known for the night watch he specialized in history pieces, mastering the highest esteemed genre of his time his rise and decline in public and private life continue to fascinate people centuries after his.
Rembrandt's second teacher was amsterdam’s pieter lastman (1583–1633), who was a well-known history painter and likely helped rembrandt master the genre, which included placing figures from biblical, historical and allegorical scenes in complex settings. Rembrandt harmensz van rijn 1606 - 1669 north-netherlandish painter, draftsman and etcher most sources claim he was born on 15 july 1606, although there is written evidence in which he himself mentions 1607 as his year of birth. Rembrandt van rijn: famous works gathered below is a selection of the most popular works by rembrandt click on the title to access a high resolution image of the work.
Rembrandt was born in leiden on july 15, 1606 - his full name rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn he was the son of a miller despite the fact that he came from a family of relatively modest means, his parents took great care with his education. Rembrandt van rijn was the great master of the baroque age, a time known for a style with dramatic application of light and shadow – a technique called “chiaroscuro” he remains one of history’s most innovative and influential original printmakers. Rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn (15 july 1606 – 4 october 1669) is regarded as one of the greatest painters of all time, celebrated for his striking portraits, masterful compositions and skilful use of light as a stylistic means. Rembrandt van rijn, and his paintings rembrandt van rijn is considered as one of the greatest painters and printmakers in european art and the most important in dutch history his works came to dominate what has since been named the dutch golden age.
Rembrandt van rijn biography (888) 284-9671 ~ [email protected] ~ riverton, utah usa rembrandt van rijn (1606 - 1669) rembrandt was born in leiden on july 15, 1606- his full name rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn. A biography of the artist rembrandt harmensz van rijn from the national gallery, london a biography of rembrandt from the british museum, london the rembrandt database. In leyden, holland, the year of 1606, the renowned artist known as rembrandt van rijn was born at age seven he began attending grammar school where he studied the classics, latin, possibly hebrew, and the bible.
Rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn was born on 15 july 1606 in leiden, in the dutch republic, now the netherlands his parents were harmen gerritszoon van rijn and neeltgen willemsdochter van zuytbrouck, and he was their ninth child. Rembrandt van rijn was born on july 15, 1606 in leiden, dutch republic as rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn he is known for his work on five revolutionary painters (1959), rembrandt (1962) and rembrandt (1976) he was married to saskia van uylenburgh. The ninth child of well-to-do millers, rembrandt harmensz van rijn was born in leiden on july 15, 1606 in 1620, after two years at leiden university, rembrandt became the pupil of jacob van swanenburgh he subsequently moved to amsterdam to apprentice with the leading history painter in the.
The name 'the jewish bride', given to this painting in the 19th century, is a flight of fancy the sitters probably asked rembrandt to portray them as the biblical couple isaac and rebecca they are attired in splendid oriental robes, and their tender embrace betrays their great love for one another. A prolific painter, draftsman, and etcher, rembrandt van rijn is considered the greatest artist of holland's golden age he worked from direct observation, and despite the evolution of his style over the course of his career, rembrandt’s compelling descriptions of light, space, atmosphere, modeling, texture, and human affect are the result of intense perceptual study.
Rembrandt biography rembrandt harmenszoon van rijn (1606 – 1669) – a dutch master and one of the great artists of all time “rembrandt is so deeply mysterious that he says things for which there are no words in any language. Rembrandt van rijn paintings the dutch golden age and the height of baroque are synonymous with rembrandt famous paintings born rembrandt van rijn in 1606, he is easily still one of the most respected and important painters in history. Most revered are those of rembrandt van rijn and vincent van gogh rembrandt, painting in the 17th century, became a master of light and shadow, a technique reflected in his landscapes as well as such portraits as his monumental group portrait now known as night watch.