Silver coin dedicated to the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt's death, PROOF.
ISSUE DATE: 20th MAY 2019
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, better known simply as Rembrandt was a Dutch painter and engraver.
He is generally considered one of the greatest painters of European art history and the most important of the Dutch one. His period of activity coincides with what historians call the Dutch golden age.
His drawings and paintings were already popular during his life, his reputation remained high and for twenty years he was the master of almost all the most important Dutch painters.
The coin shows a detail of his painting "Young Self-portrait": performed with a rapid and decisive technique, the work is characterized by its strong immediacy and deep psychological introspection.