Rembrandt

Portrait of a Lady with an Ostrich-Feather Fan

Rembrandt - Portrait of a Lady with an Ostrich-Feather Fan

Related works
pendant:

Rembrandt - Portrait of a Gentleman with a Tall Hat and Gloves
Rembrandt
Portrait of a Gentleman with a Tall Hat and Gloves
c. 1658/60

Literature
Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 880
Bredius 402
Bauch 528 info
Gerson 412
Bredius/Gerson 402 info
Tümpel 250 (not entirely convinced of authenticity)
Corpus VI 248b info

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 252-261
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 359


Exhibitions

Provenance
Possibly Gerard Hoet, Jr. (died 1760), The Hague
possibly sale, by Ottho Van Thol, Huibert Keetelaar, and Pierre Yver, The Hague, 25 August 1760, nr. 50
Prince Nicolai Borisovich Yusupov (1751-1831), Saint Petersburg and Moscow, by 1803
by inheritance to his son, Prince Boris Nicolaiovich Yusupov (1794-1849), Moscow and Saint Petersburg
by inheritance to his son, Prince Nicolai Borisovich Yusupov (1827-1891), Saint Petersburg
by inheritance to his daughter, Princess Zinaida (Zenaida) Nikolaievna Yusupova (1861-1939), Saint Petersburg, Yalta, and London
sold 1921 by her son and heir, Prince Felix Felixovich Yusupov (1887-1967) to Joseph E. Widener
inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, after purchase by funds of the Estate
gift 1942 to NGA


Other works by Rembrandt

Rembrandt - David, Presenting the Head of Goliath to King Saul
David, Presenting the Head of Goliath to King Saul
1627

Rembrandt - The Rape of Ganymede
The Rape of Ganymede
1635

Rembrandt - The Conspiracy of Claudius Civilis
The Conspiracy of Claudius Civilis
c. 1661

Rembrandt - Man with a Falcon on His Wrist
Man with a Falcon on His Wrist
c. 1662-65

Rembrandt
Portrait of a Lady with an Ostrich-Feather Fan
c. 1658/60
99.5 x 83 cm
Oil on canvas
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection