n 1893, Monet, a passionate horticulturist, purchased land with a pond near his property in Giverny, intending to build something "for the pleasure of the eye and also for motifs to paint." The result was his water-lily garden.
Rijksmuseum's selection for US President's visit: Johnnes Vermeer, Rembrandt van Rijn, Frans Hals, Jan Havicksz Steen, Bartholomeus van Bas...
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Rembrandt Van Rijn - not a famous person, but amazing. I saw it in the Rijks Museum in Amsterdam.