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Jacob van Swanenburgh (1571-1638)

"Jacob Isaacszoon van Swanenburg (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjaːkɔp fɑn ˈsʋaːnə(m)bɵrx]; 1571, Leiden – 1638, Utrecht) was a Dutch painter, draftsman and art dealer. He was known for his city views, history paintings, Christian religious scenes and portraits. He spent a substantial part of his early career in Italy before returning to his native Leiden. He was the teacher of the young Rembrandt." - ( 23.10.2019)

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teacher Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669)

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