Rem·brandt van Rijn or Rem·brandt van Ryn (rĕmbrănt′ vän rīn, -bränt′) 1606-1669.
Dutch painter whose works often portray historical and religious scenes and are celebrated for their subtle expressions of human emotions. His works include a series of self-portraits as well as group portraits, such as The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp (1632) and The Night Watch (1642).
(click for a larger image)Rembrandt van Rijn
c. 1634 self-portrait
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