Buying “cheap” paintings made a man a millionaire

The Belgian accidentally bought an original Rembrandt for only 500 Euro

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A man bought a Rembrandt for 500 euros

A resident of the Belgian Liege about ten years ago accidentally bought Rembrandt’s “Portrait of Jesus” in 60 thousand times cheaper than the real price. About this newspaper the Brussels Times.

According to the Belgian in 2009, he was resting in the pub, where he met deep in debt connoisseur of art. The man decided to help him and bought a “cheap” painting for only 500 euros. As it turned out, this work is original. The cost of the masterpiece – 30 million euros.

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The man decided to sell the painting, and obtained for him the money to invest in your favorite football club.

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-1669) – the largest representative of the Golden age of Dutch painting. According to modern researchers, his brush paintings belong to the 346.

We will remind, in January of this year in the Tretyakov gallery there was a daring robbery of a man made picture of Arkhip Kuindzhi “AI-Petri. Crimea”. Also earlier it was revealed the secret of Leonardo da Vinci: he never finished the portrait of “Mona Lisa”.

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