Rembrandt - Self-Portrait

93 x 80 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, on the sill, bottom right: Rembrandt.f 1640
The National Gallery, London

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Ferdinand Bol - Portrait of Rembrandt
Ferdinand Bol
Portrait of Rembrandt
c. 1640


Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 550
Bredius 34
Bauch 316 info
Gerson 238
Bredius/Gerson 34 info
Tümpel 168
Corpus III A 139
Corpus VI 179 info
Manuth 157
Giltaij 42

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 339-341, plate 287
Christopher Baker and Tom Henry, The National Gallery complete illustrated catalogue, London, 2001, p. 562
David Bomford, Jo Kirby, Ashok Roy, Axel Rüger, Raymond White, Rembrandt, London; [New Haven, Conn.], 2006, nr. 9

Albert Blankert, Ferdinand Bol (1616-1680), Doornspijk, 1982, fig. 52
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt in nieuw licht, Amsterdam, 2009, fig. 131
David de Witt, Leonore van Sloten, Jaap van der Veen, Rembrandt's Late Pupils, Amsterdam, 2015, fig. 3.12
Eric Jan Sluijter, Rembrandt's rivals, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 2015, fig. VII-11
Ariane van Suchtelen, Dutch self-portraits of the Golden Age, Zwolle, 2015, fig. 34
Erna E. Kok, Netwerkende kunstenaars in de Gouden Eeuw, Hilversum, 2016, figs. 3, 32d
Rembrandt intime, Bruxelles, 2016, fig. 6
Norbert Middelkoop (ed.), Ferdinand Bol and Govert Flinck, Amsterdam, 2017, fig. 34
Norbert Middelkoop (ed.), Rembrandt and Amsterdam portraiture, 1590-1670, Madrid, 2020, fig. 88
Stephanie S. Dickey and Jochen Sander (eds.), Rembrandt in Amsterdam, New Haven, 2021, fig. 5.6
Paul Schnabel, Anders gekeken, Zwolle, 2021, fig. 325
Gary Schwartz, Rembrandt in a red beret, Zwolle, 2022, figs. 47, 102


collection of General Dupont, Paris
General Dupont's heirs, Comte de Richemont, Vicomte de Richemont and Baron de Richemont, by 1861
from whom purchased in September 1861 by the National Gallery

External links

RKD 29731
National Gallery, London Accession number NG672

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Rembrandt Portrait of a Boy
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