Rembrandt van Rijn in Google Logo Today

Google Logo today Rembrandt van Rijn
Google Logo today Rembrandt van Rijn

Today. Google have new face for the Logo. Rembrandt van Rijn. The birth name was Rembrant Harmenszoon van Rijn. He was a Dutch painter and etcher. He was born in 16 July 1606 in Netherlands. Considered as the greatest painter and printmakers in Dutch History.

His father Harmen Gerritszoon van Rijn was a miller and belonging to Dutch Reformed Church. His mother was Roman Catholic, a baker’s doughter. His family was very religious. And this influenced most of his paintings.

Today is his 407’th birthday. Google honors him. Hope all the people around the world will know him. Find the information about him. And lets him inspire more people.

This is some of his paintings

Title : The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, in 1633
Title : The Abduction of Europa, in 1632
Title : The Abduction of Europa, in 1632
Title : The Night Watch or The Militia Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq, in 1642
Title : The Night Watch or The Militia Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq, in 1642

 

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