Rembrandt

Philemon and Baucis



Rembrandt - Philemon and Baucis



Rembrandt
Philemon and Baucis
1658
54.5 x 68 cm
Oil on panel
Signed and dated lower left: Rembrandt ƒ: 1658
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Widener Collection


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 212
Bredius 481
Bauch 106 info
Gerson 278
Bredius/Gerson 481 info
Tümpel A26 (as Rembrandt workshop)
Corpus V 27 (as Rembrandt or pupil)
Corpus VI 265 info
Manuth 111

Collection catalogues
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., Dutch paintings of the seventeenth century, Washington; New York and Oxford, 1995, pp. 247-252
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 370


Exhibitions

2019 Rembrandt's Light, Nr. 26
2011 Rembrandt in America, Nr. 46

Provenance

with Charles Sedelmeyer, Paris
Charles T. Yerkes, Chicago, by 1893
sale, American Art Association, New York, 8 April 1910, nr. 1160
with Scott & Fowles, New York
Otto H. Kahn, New York, by 1914
with Scott & Fowles, New York
Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Penna, 1922
inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, after purchase by funds of the Estate
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1941
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