Rembrandt

A Polish Nobleman



Rembrandt - A Polish Nobleman

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 271
Bredius 211 info
Bauch 174
Gerson 186
Bredius/Gerson 211 info
Tümpel 137
Corpus III A 122
Corpus VI 155 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 222-226
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 353

Literature
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt in nieuw licht, Amsterdam, 2009, fig. 136


Provenance

Possibly Harman van Swol
possibly his sale, Jan Pietersz. Zomer, Amsterdam, 20 April 1707, nr. 15
acquired 1765 in Rotterdam by Philippus Florentinus Vergeloo, Antwerp for Count Johan Carl Philipp Cobenzl (1712-1770)
sold 1768 to Catherine II, empress of Russia (1729-1796), Saint Petersburg
Imperial Hermitage Gallery, Saint Petersburg
sold February 1931 through Matthiesen Gallery, Berlin, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, and M. Knoedler & Co., New York to Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh and Washington
deeded 30 March 1932 to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
gift 1937 to NGA


Other works by Rembrandt


Rembrandt 'The Virgin of Sorrows'
'The Virgin of Sorrows'
1661

Rembrandt Bust of a Young Woman
Bust of a Young Woman
1633

Rembrandt Homer
Homer
1663

Rembrandt Portrait of a man
Portrait of a man
1643

Rembrandt
A Polish Nobleman
1637
96.8 x 66 cm
Oil on oak
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection