Reveal the Rembrandt: Round 4

Throughout the years, scholars, critics, and art lovers have debated the authenticity of many Rembrandt paintings. In the spirit of these debates, we’ve taken one detail from a Rembrandt work you’ll see in our exhibit, “Rembrandt in America,” and one detail from a piece in the MIA’s permanent collection. The question is, can you Reveal the Rembrandt?

Can you guess which detail is from a Rembrandt painting?

Detail 1

Detail 2

Take Our Poll

Check next week when we Reveal the Rembrandt to see if you are correct!

Last week’s round:

Detail 1

Detail 2

Answer: Detail 1 was taken from

Rembrandt van Rijn; “Portrait of a Woman, Probably a Member of the Van Beresteyn Family”; 1632; Oil on canvas; 58 1/2 x 49 1/2 x 5 in.; H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.4); The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

Detail 2 was taken from

Paulus Moreelse (Dutch, 1571 – 1638), Portrait of Catharina van Voorst (1595-1650), 1628, oil on panel. The John R. Van Derlip Fund, 88.64.2

Be sure to visit Rembrandt in America” on view through September 16.

(Via Minneapolis Institute of Arts – The Bubbler)

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