Saskia van Uylenburgh’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

August 2, 1612

Death Date

Jun 14, 1642

Age of Death

29 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Amsterdam, Netherlands



The model Saskia van Uylenburgh died at the age of 29. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Wife and model for the great Baroque painter Rembrandt von Rijn.

She met Rembrandt while traveling through Amsterdam with a company of painters.

She was of a much higher social class than Rembrandt, but pushed to marry him as soon as possible anyway.

She married Rembrandt in 1634, and had one child that survived into adulthood.

She was once the model for several of Rembrandt’s portraits.