Rembrandt van Rijn / Portrait of a Man / 1632Rembrandt van Rijn
Portrait of a Man

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Creator Name: Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
Creator Qualifier: possibly by
Creator Nationality: Dutch
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1606 - 1669
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: Leiden
Creator Death Place: Amsterdam
Creator Name-CRT: Rembrandt van Rijn
Title: Portrait of a Man
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1632
Creation End Date: 1632
Creation Date: 1632
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on wood
Dimensions: Unframed: 57.8cm x 43.8cm
Inscriptions: Signed at right: "RHL van Rijn / 1632 [RHL in monogram]"
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1942.644
Credit Line: Bequest of John L. Severance
Provenance: M. de Gaignat (sale: Remy, Paris February 14, 1769, no. 20, one of a pair, bought by Abbé Renoir)François Théodore Rochard (sale: LeRoy, Brussels, April 7, 1858, no.33, illus. erroneously listed as dated 1652 and from the De Julienne collection) Rochard (sale: Febvre, Paris, December 13, 1866, no. 113)Alphonse Oudry (sale: Febvre, Paris, April 16, 1869, no. 54)Max Kann (sale: Féral, Paris, March 3, 1879, no. 3)Senator M. Mir, Paris; (M. Knoedler & Co., London)John L. Severance, Cleveland, 1921.
Context: Rembrandt's early work has been much debated recently. This portrait has been attributed to Isaakde Jouderville, a Rembrandt pupil around 1630, but it seems much closer to Rembrandt himself.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1942.644
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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