Olga's Gallery

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn


1663. Oil on canvas. Mauritshuis Museum, The Hague, Holland. Read Note.

Rembrandt. Homer.

Homer is a legendary poet, the supposed author of two famous early Greek epics The Illiad and The Odyssey. Nothing is known about him for certain. Most scholars nowadays consider it unlikely that the same man wrote both epics, or indeed that either is the work of a single poet