Rembrandt

The Mill



Rembrandt - The Mill

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
HdG -
Bredius -
Bauch -
Gerson -
Bredius/Gerson -
Tümpel -
Corpus VI 206 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 230-241
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 358

Literature
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt in nieuw licht, Amsterdam, 2009, fig. 13 (detail), 244
Esmée Quodbach (ed.), Holland's Golden Age in America, University Park, Pennsylvania, 2014, fig. 71
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt, Amsterdam, [2016], fig. 119
Larry Silver, Rembrandt's Holland, London, 2018, fig. 1



Provenance

Philippe II, duc d'Orléans (1674-1723), Paris
by inheritance to his son, Louis, duc d'Orléans (1703-1752), Paris
by inheritance to his son, Louis Philippe, duc d'Orléans (1725-1785), Paris
by inheritance to his son, Louis Philippe Joseph, duc d'Orléans (1747-1793), Paris
acquired 1792 with the Dutch, German, and Flemish paintings of the Orléans collection by Thomas Moore Slade, London, for an English syndicate
exhibition and sale (by private contract), The Great Rooms, Pall Mall, London, April-June 1793, nr. 91
William Smith, M.P. (1756-1835), until at least 1815
Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd marquess of Lansdowne (1780-1863), Bowood House, Wiltshire, by 1824
by inheritance to his son, Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 4th marquess of Lansdowne (1816-1866), Bowood House
by inheritance to his son, Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th marquess of Lansdowne (1845-1927), Bowood House
sold April 1911 through Arthur J. Sulley & Co., London to Peter A.B. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
gift 1942 to NGA


Other works by Rembrandt


Rembrandt Anastasius
Anastasius
1631

Rembrandt The Apostle Peter Standing
The Apostle Peter Standing
1632

Rembrandt The Circumcision
The Circumcision
1661

Rembrandt A Heroine from the Old Testament
A Heroine from the Old Testament
c. 1633

Rembrandt
The Mill
1645/48
87.6 x 105.6 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection