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?
Check next week when we Reveal the Rembrandt to see if you are correct!
Last week’s round:
Answer: Detail 1 was taken from
England, Portrait of Robert Devereux, Second Earl of Essex, 1599, oil on panel. The John Washburn Fund, 24.24
Detail 2 was taken from
Rembrandt van Rijn; Self-Portrait with Shaded Eyes; 1634; Oil on panel; 26 1/8 x 30 x 2 5/8 in.;