Rembrandt Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn was born on July in Leiden, in the Dutch Republic, now the Netherlands.He was the ninth child born to Harmen Gerritszoon van Rijn and Neeltgen Willemsdochter van Zuijtbrouck His family was quite well to do his father was a miller and his mother was a baker s daughter Religion is a central theme in Rembrandt s The Raising of Lazarus Rembrandt The Raising of Lazarus is an oil on panel painting by the Dutch artist Rembrandt from early in his career it was probably painted between and The work depicts the Raising of Lazarus as told in the Gospel of John, Chapter .It is in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Rembrandt van Rijn Rembrandt and Rubens Britannica Rembrandt and Rubens During Rembrandt s early Amsterdam period, the towering presence of Peter Paul Rubens was often felt For a long time Rembrandt scholars tended to speak of Rubens s influence on Rembrandt whenever they attempted to explain the Rubensian elements in Rembrandt s work. Rembrandt van Rijn Self Portraits Rembrandt s Self Portraits It wasn t until the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, when scholars studied Rembrandt s oeuvre as a whole, that it was discovered how very many times the artist had portrayed himself. Rembrandt and the Night Watch History of Holland Rembrandt and the Nightwatch One writer has said that the great painter Rembrandt was born in a windmill, but this is not true He was born in Leyden for certain, though not a great deal is known about his youth and his father was a miller, his mother a baker s daughter Rembrandt was born at No , Weddesteeg, a house on the rampart looking AntiqForum KPM Artists The vast majority of KPM plaques are copies of well known old masters and contemporary oil paintings The following is a list of artists whose works were most often used as inspiration by porcelain painters of late th and early th The Thyssen Bornemisza Museum, Madrid Occupying a Neo Classical mansion from , many critics see this museum as the world s most important private art collection Assembled by Baron Heinrich Thyssen Bornemisza and his son Hans Heinrich, it illustrates the history of Western art from the primitive Flemish and Italian painters, to th century Pop Art. ACTOR Pierce Brosnan Pierce Brosnan is a legendary Irish American actor, film producer, environmentalist, philanthropist, artist and two time Golden Globe Award nominee known for his rich and extensive career in front of the camera and behind the scenes as a producer. River s Child Mark Mark Daniel Seiler is a writer, poet, and musician who lives on the island of Kaua i His debut novel, Sighing Woman Tea was a winner at the Pacific Rim Book Festival and was nominated for the Kirkus Prize.Mark s second novel, River s Child was recently awarded the Landmark Prize for fiction.He is currently working on a murder mystery Weekly Words from Forrest Fenn for September th, If, as Fenn says, a few people are in tight focus meaning Eye, combined with circles, circular logic, omegas, ttotc winking statements, title where the treasure lies and forrest s comments about raising the lid.