Template:The Night Watch by Rembrandt

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Summary[edit]

Artist
Rembrandt (1606–1669) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q5598 s:en:Author:Rembrandt
Rembrandt
Alternative names Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Description

Dutch painter, printmaker and draughtsman

Date of birth/death 4 October 1669
Location of birth/death Leiden Amsterdam
Work period from until
Work location Leiden, Amsterdam
Authority control
Title The Company of Frans Banning Cocq and Willem van Ruytenburch, known as the ‘Night Watch’.
Date
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Height: 379.5 cm (149.4 in). Width: 453.5 cm (178.5 in).
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q190804
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Native name Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Location Amsterdam
Coordinates 52° 21′ 35.89″ N, 4° 53′ 07.17″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website rijksmuseum.nl
room 12
Accession number SK-C-5
Object history

from until : ‘Grote Sael’, Kloveniersdoelen, Nieuwe Doelenstraat, Amsterdam
from until : Stadhuis, Dam, Amsterdam
: lent to the Nationaal Museum, Dam, Amsterdam, by the city of Amsterdam
: transferred to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, Amsterdam

: transferred to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Stadhouderskade 42, Amsterdam
Exhibition history De Rembrandt Tentoonstelling te Amsterdam, , Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Cat.no. 52.
Inscriptions

Signature and date bottom center: Rembrandt f 1642

top center:
Frans Banning Cocq, heer van purmerlant en Ilpendam, Capiteijn Willem van Ruijtenburch van Vlaerdingen, heer van Vlaerdingen, Lu[ij]tenant, Jan Visscher Cornelisen Vaendrich, Rombout Kemp Sergeant, Reijnier Engelen Sergeant, Barent Harmansen, Jan Adriaensen Keyser, Elbert Willemsen, Jan Clasen Leydeckers, Jan Ockersen, Jan Pietersen bronchorst, Harman Iacobsen wormskerck, Jacob Dircksen de Roy, Jan vander heede, Walich Schellingwou, Jan brugman, Claes van Cruysbergen, Paulus Schoonhoven

References

Anonymous, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam online catalogue, as Officieren en andere schutters van wijk II in Amsterdam onder leiding van kapitein Frans Banninck Cocq en luitenant Willem van Ruytenburch, bekend als de ‘Nachtwacht’, 1642, 379.5 × 453.5 cm (149.4 × 178.5 in).
Anonymous, RKDimages, Art-work number 3063, as Het korporaalschap van kapitein Frans Banning Cocq en luitenant Willem van Ruytenburch, 1642, 359 × 438 cm (141.3 × 172.4 in).
Anonymous, Bildarchiv Foto Marburg, Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur, Object 20186110, as Die Kompagnie des Hauptmanns Frans Banning de Cocq (die Nachtwache), 1654/1662, 363 × 437 cm (142.9 × 172 in).

Anonymous, Web Gallery of Art, as The Nightwatch, 1642, 363 × 437 cm (142.9 × 172 in).
Source/Photographer Unknown
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