Brett Whiteley was born in Sydney Australia on 7th April 1939.
He was an avant-garde of Australian painting, he said “Art is an argument between what a thing looks like and what it means.”
Brett died of an over dose of heroin on 15th June 1992.
Gerrit Dou also Gerard Dou was born in Leiden NL on 7th April 1613.
He painted of the (Fijnschilders) Fine painters, his paintings were so fine that he made his own brushes.
Gerard died on 9th February 1675.