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Rembrandt: Self Portrait with Beret and Turned-Up Collar  wikidata:Q2872723 
creator QS:P170,Q5598
Rembrandt: Self Portrait with Beret and Turned-Up Collar
Object type painting
Depicted people Rembrandt
Date 1659
date QS:P571,+1659-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 84.5 cm (33.2 ″); Width: 66 cm (25.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,84.5U174728;P2049,66U174728
institution QS:P195,Q214867
Current location
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Object history

: purchased by George Montagu, 1st Duke of Montagu (1712-1790), Montagu House, London
: inherited by Elizabeth Brudenell (1743-1827), Montagu House, London

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: inherited by John Montagu Douglas Scott, 7th Duke of Buccleuch (1864-1935), Montagu House, London

: acquired by P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., New York City
: acquired by M. Knoedler & Co., New York City
: purchased by Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh/Washington, D.C.
: ownership transferred to The A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, Pittsburgh

: given to National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Exhibition history

Exhibition of the Works of the Old Masters. Winter Exhibition, 1872, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 181.
Rembrandt. Schilderijen bijeengebracht ter gelegenheid van de inhuldiging van Hare Majesteit Koningin Wilhelmina, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, , 102.
Exhibition of Works by Rembrandt. Winter exhibition, thirteenth year, Royal Academy of Arts, London, , 6.
A Loan Exhibition of Sixteen Masterpieces, Knoedler Galleries, New York City, , 8.
The Thirteenth Loan Exhibition of Old Masters. Paintings by Rembrandt, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, , 62.
Loan Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings and Etchings by Rembrandt and His Circle, 1935–1936, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 6.
Rembrandt Tentoonstelling, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, , 26.
European Paintings and Sculpture from 1300-1800. Masterpieces of Art, World's Fair, New York City, , OCLC 222146866, 307.
Rembrandt in the National Gallery of Art, 1969, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 19.
Masterpieces of Western European Painting of the XVIth-XXth Centuries from the Museums of the European Countries and USA, 1989, State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, 13.
Dutch Art and Scotland. A Reflection of Taste, 1992, National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 53.
Rembrandt, His Pupils and Followers, 1996, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin.
Rembrandt by himself/Rembrandt zelf, , National Gallery, London, , Koninklijk Kabinet van Schilderijen Mauritshuis, The Hague, 73.
Rembrandt. Dipinti, incisioni e riflessi sul '600 e '700 italiano, 2002–2003, Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome, 6D.
Rembrandt's Journey. Painter, draughtsman, etcher, , Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, 215.

Rembrandt in America, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, , Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, , Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, , 34.
Inscriptions Signature and date center left: Rembrandt f. 1659

National Gallery of Art, Washington, D. C., online collection

, as Self-Portrait, Height: 84.5 cm (33.2 ″); Width: 66 cm (25.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,84.5U174728;P2049,66U174728
RKDimages, Art-work number 29822, as Zelfportret met baret en opstaande kraag, Height: 84.4 cm (33.2 ″); Width: 66 cm (25.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,84.4U174728;P2049,66U174728
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur, object 00077401, as Selbstbildnis, Height: 83 cm (32.6 ″); Width: 65 cm (25.5 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,83U174728;P2049,65U174728
Web Gallery of Art, as Self-Portrait, Height: 85 cm (33.4 ″); Width: 66 cm (25.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,85U174728;P2049,66U174728
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