Rembrandt and workshop

An Old Lady with a Book



Rembrandt and workshop - An Old Lady with a Book



Rembrandt and workshop
An Old Lady with a Book
1637
109.7 x 91.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated on bottom left: Rembr[an]dt. / ƒ.1[63]7•
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 876
Bredius 362
Bauch 508 info
Gerson 264
Bredius/Gerson 362 info
Tümpel A58 (pupil of Rembrandt)
Giltaij 397 (Rembrandt workshop)

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 226-230
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 362


Exhibitions

2011 Rembrandt in America, Nr. 23

Provenance

with Duveen Brothers, London and New York, in 1920, sold November 1924 to Mellon
Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh and Washington, 1924-1934
deeded 28 December 1934 to the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
Andrew W. Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1942
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