Follower of Rembrandt

Head of Saint Matthew



Follower of Rembrandt - Head of Saint Matthew

Literature

Catalogues raisonnÚs
Bredius 302 (as Rembrandt)
Bredius/Gerson 302 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 333-336 (as Follower of Rembrandt)


Provenance

Alfred Buckley, New Hall, England, by 1882
Rodolphe Kann, Paris, probably after 1893 but by 1900
purchased 1907 with the entire Kann collection by Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris
sold to F. Kleinberger & Co., Paris
by exchange to Leo Nardus (1868-1955), Suresnes, France, and New York
by exchange early 1909 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
gift 1942 to NGA


Other works by Rembrandt


Rembrandt The Anatomy Lesson of Dr Johan Deyman
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr Johan Deyman
1656

Rembrandt Christ on the cross
Christ on the cross
1631

Attributed to Rembrandt Christ at the Column
Christ at the Column
c. 1646

Rembrandt The Rape of Ganymede
The Rape of Ganymede
1635

Follower of Rembrandt
Head of Saint Matthew
date uncertain
25 x 19.5 cm
Oil on oak
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection