Rembrandt Workshop

A Woman Holding a Pink

Rembrandt Workshop - A Woman Holding a Pink


Catalogues raisonnés
Bredius 390 (as Rembrandt)
Bauch 515 info
Bredius/Gerson 390 info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 321-326 (as Rembrandt Workshop)
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 361 (as Rembrandt)


Pierre Crozat (1665-1740), Paris, before 1740
by inheritance to his nephews, first to Louis-François Crozat, marquis du Châtel (1691-1750), Paris, and then (on Louis-François' death without a male heir) to Louis-Antoine Crozat, baron de Thiers (1699-1770), Paris
the latter's heirs
purchased 1772, through Denis Diderot (1713-1784) as an intermediary, by Catherine II, empress of Russia (1729-1796), for the Imperial Hermitage Gallery, Saint Petersburg
sold March 1931, as a painting by Rembrandt, through Matthiesen Gallery, Berlin, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, and M. Knoedler & Co., New York to Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C.
deeded 30 March 1932 to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh
gift 1937 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1937.1.75

Other works by Rembrandt

Rembrandt Christ
c. 1648

Rembrandt Monk Reading
Monk Reading

Rembrandt Man in oriental costume
Man in oriental costume

Rembrandt Woman with a Pink
Woman with a Pink
c. 1665

Rembrandt Workshop
A Woman Holding a Pink
102.9 x 86 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated upper right: Rembrandt. / f.1656
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Collection