Tag: 1650s

1650

Rulers: • Felipe IV, King of Spain (1621-1665) Deaths: • Descartes, René (1596-1650) • Doomer, Herman (c.1595-1650) Literature: • Molière (1622-1673): The Jealousy of Le Barbouillé (1650) Architecture: • Richmond Palace, Surrey (England) destroyed. Art: • Bernini, Gian Lorenzo (1598-1680): Corpus (c.1650) • Cagnacci, Guido (1601-1663): Allegoria dell’Astrologia sferica…

Rembrandt: 1650s

(1606–1669) Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn The artist’s works: Portrait of a Man c.1650–1660 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York A Bearded Man in a Cap late 1650s National Gallery, London Large Landscape with Tower c.1651 Petit Palais, Paris A Scholar in His…