The presentation of Jesus in the temple

Rembrandt - The presentation of Jesus in the temple

The presentation of Jesus in the temple
60.9 x 47.8 cm
Oil on panel
Mauritshuis, The Hague


Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 80
Bredius 543
Bauch 52 info
Gerson 17
Bredius/Gerson 543 info
Corpus I A 34 info
Tümpel 43
Corpus VI 47 info
Manuth 44

Collection catalogues
Compiled by Quentin Buvelot, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague; Zwolle, 2004, p. 256-258 info

Gary Schwartz, Rembrandt zijn leven, zijn schilderijen, Maarssen, 1984, fig. 97
Madlyn Millner Kahr, Dutch painting in the seventeenth century, New York, NY, 1993, fig. 15
Gemäldegalerie Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (ed.), Rembrandt, Köln, 2006, p. 108
Koenraad Jonckheere, The Auction of King William's Paintings 1713, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 2008, fig. 122
Richard Verdi, Rembrandt's themes, New Haven, 2014, fig. 62
Eric Jan Sluijter, Rembrandt's rivals, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 2015, fig. IIA-65
Ernst van de Wetering, Rembrandt in nieuw licht, Amsterdam, 2009, fig. 64, 166
Lyckle de Vries, Stories in gilded frames, Amsterdam, 2016, fig. 24
Jennifer Scott and Helen Hillzard, Rembrandt's Light, London, 2019, fig. 25


Probably Stadholder Frederik Hendrik, The Hague, 1632-1647
?Albertina Agnes, 1675-1696
Adriaan Bout, The Hague, 1696-1733
sale Adriaen Bout, The Hague, 11 August 1733, nr. 82 (Lugt 427)
Prince Willem IV, Apeldoorn
by descent to Prince Willem V, The Hague, until 1795
Musée du Louvre, Paris, 1795-1815
Koninklijk Kabinet van Schilderijen, The Hague, William V Gallery, 1815-1822
Mauritshuis, since 1822
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External links

RKD 2927
Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 145

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