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The Rembrandt House Museum in Amsterdam hosts art classes. Today, it’s the Rembrandt House Museum. Rembrandt, Photos.com/iStock via Getty ImagesIn 1666, Rembrandt depicted the prodigal son, bereft and poverty-stricken, returning home to a heartfelt embrace from his father. The painting, titled The Prodigal Son in the Brothel, The Prodigal Son in the Tavern, or Rembrandt and Saskia in the Parable of the Prodigal Son, is housed in the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister in Dresden, Germany. Rembrandt, National Gallery of Art, Wikimedia Commons // Public DomainIn addition to landscapes, commissioned portraits, and Biblical and historical scenes, Rembrandt also illustrated himself quite often throughout his career.

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