Template:The Night Watch by Rembrandt

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Rembrandt: The Night Watch  wikidata:Q219831
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q5598
Rembrandt: The Night Watch
Title
The Company of Frans Banning Cocq and Willem van Ruytenburgh, known as the ‘Night Watch’.
Object type painting
Genre schutterstuk
Description
Frans Banning Cocq, heer van purmerlant en Ilpendam, Capiteijn Willem van Ruijtenburch van Vlaerdingen, heer van Vlaerdingen, Luijtenant, Jan Visscher Cornelisen Vaendrich, Rombout Kemp Sergeant, Reijnier Engelen Sergeant, Barent Harmansen, Jan Adriaensen Keyser, Elbert Willemsen, Musketier Jan Clasen Leydeckers (behind the Lieutenant in Yellow blowing into the powder pan of a musket which once belonged to Jan Snedeker), Jan Ockersen, Jan Pietersen bronchorst, Harman Iacobsen wormskerck, Jacob Dirksen de Roy (the Governor on far left of the cut off section of the painting), Jan vander heede, Walich Schellingwou, Jan brugman, Claes van Cruysbergen, Paulus Schoonhoven
Depicted people
Date 1642
date QS:P571,+1642-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 379.5 cm (12.4 ft); Width: 453.5 cm (14.8 ft)
dimensions QS:P2048,379.5U174728;P2049,453.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q190804
Current location
room 12
Accession number
SK-C-5
Place of creation Amsterdam
Object history from 1642 until 1715
date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P580,+1642-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P582,+1715-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: ‘Grote Sael’, Kloveniersdoelen, Nieuwe Doelenstraat, Amsterdam
from 1715 until 1808
date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P580,+1715-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P582,+1808-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: 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 Rembrandt. Schilderijen bijeengebracht ter gelegenheid van de inhuldiging van Hare Majesteit Koningin Wilhelmina, Stedelijk Museum, 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
Unknown author
, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam online catalogue, as Officieren en andere schutters van wijk II in Amsterdam onder leiding van kapitein Frans Banninck Cocq (Cock) en luitenant Willem van Ruytenburgh, bekend als de ‘Nachtwacht’, 1642, 379.5 × 453.5 cm (12.4 × 14.8 ft).
Anonymous
Unknown author
, RKDimages, Art-work number 3063, as Het korporaalschap van kapitein Frans Banninck Cocq (Cock) en luitenant Willem van Ruytenburgh, 1642, 359 × 438 cm (11.7 × 14.3 ft).
Anonymous
Unknown author
, Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur, object 20186110, as Die Kompagnie des Hauptmanns Frans Banning de Cocq (die Nachtwache), 1654/1662, 363 × 437 cm (11.9 × 14.3 ft)
Anonymous
Unknown author
, Web Gallery of Art, as The Nightwatch, 1642, 363 × 437 cm (11.9 × 14.3 ft).
Authority control
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