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R V R: Being an Account of the Last Years and the Death of One Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn Joannis Van Loon

R V R: Being an Account of the Last Years and the Death of One Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn

Joannis Van Loon

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ISBN : 9781417945146
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648 pages
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1930. The biography of Rembrandt, a painter and etcher of some renown who lived and worked (which in his case was the same) in the town of Amsterdam (which is in Holland) and died of general neglect and diverse other unfortunate circumstances on theMore1930. The biography of Rembrandt, a painter and etcher of some renown who lived and worked (which in his case was the same) in the town of Amsterdam (which is in Holland) and died of general neglect and diverse other unfortunate circumstances on the fourth of October of the year of Grace 1669 (God have mercy upon his soul) and who was attended in his afflictions by one Joannis van Loon Doctor Medicinae and Chirurgeon in Extraordinary to a vast number of humble citizens whose enduring gratitude has erected him a monument less perishable than granite and more enduring than porphyry and who during a most busy life yet found time to write down these personal recollections of the greatest of his fellow-citizens and which are now for the first time presented (provided with as few notes, emendations and critical observations as possible) by his great-great-grandson, nine times removed Hendrik Willem van Loon.