Belshazzar's Feast

Rembrandt - Belshazzar's Feast

Belshazzar's Feast
c. 1635
167.6 x 209.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated above the shoulder of the falling woman on the right: Rembrand/F 163(?)
The National Gallery, London


Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 52 info
Bredius 497
Bauch 21 info
Gerson 77
Bredius/Gerson 497 info
Tümpel 11
Corpus III A 110
Corpus VI 143 info
Manuth 13
Giltaij 538

Collection catalogues
Neil MacLaren, revised and expanded by Christopher Brown, The Dutch school, 1600-1900, London, 1991, pp. 362-364, plate 295
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. 8

Marieke de Winkel, Fashion and Fancy, Amsterdam, 2006, fig. 139
Gemäldegalerie Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (ed.), Rembrandt, Köln, 2006, p. 137
Thijs Weststeijn, The visible world, Amsterdam, 2008, fig. 71
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt in nieuw licht, Amsterdam, 2009, fig. 113
Lloyd DeWitt (ed.), Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus, New Haven and London, 2011, fig. 4.13
Eric Jan Sluijter, Rembrandt's rivals, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 2015, fig. IIA-25
Corinna Forberg, Die Rezeption indischer Miniaturen in der europäischen Kunst des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts, Petersberg, 2015, fig. 19
Larry Silver, Rembrandt's Holland, London, 2018, fig. 28
Ariane van Suchtelen, Jan Steen's histories, Zwolle; The Hague, 2018, p. 64, fig. 15
Epco Runia, David de Witt (eds.), Rembrandt's Social Network, Zwolle; Amsterdam, 2019, p. 114, fig. 2
Stephanie S. Dickey and Jochen Sander (eds.), Rembrandt in Amsterdam, New Haven, 2021, fig. 5.13

External links

RKD 48717
National Gallery, London Accession number NG6350

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