Rembrandt and His School

Colin Bailey, Associate Director and Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator at the Frick, discusses the exhibition “Rembrandt and His School: Masterworks from the Frick and Lugt Collections on view at the Frick Collection. It features familiar paintings—including a self-portrait recently cleaned and restored—along with Frick prints rarely shown, and a gallery of Rembrandt drawings brought from Europe. The exhibition is on view through May 15, and the drawing and prints on loan from the Lugt Collection will be on view through the May 22. 

The Frick is hosting a free "Rembrandt Night" on May 13, 6-9 pm.

</em>Nicolaes Ruts</em>, 1631
Nicolaes Ruts, 1631

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Oil on mahogany panel
46 x 34 3/8 inches (116.8 cm x 87.3 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>The Polish Rider</em>, c. 1655
The Polish Rider, c. 1655

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Oil on canvas
46 x 53 1/8 inches (116.8 cm x 134.9 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Self-Portrait</em>, 1658
Self-Portrait, 1658

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Oil on canvas
52 5/8 x 40 7/8 inches (133.7 cm x 103.8 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Portrait of a Young Artist</em>, 1650s–60s
Portrait of a Young Artist, 1650s–60s

Follower of Rembrandt van Rijn
Oil on canvas
39 1/8 x 35 inches (99.3 cm x 88.9 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Old Woman with a Book</em>, c. mid-1650s
Old Woman with a Book, c. mid-1650s

Carel van der Pluym (1625–1672)
Oil on canvas
38 5/8 x 30 3/4 inches (98.1 cm x 78.1 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Landscape with Three Trees</em>, 1643
Landscape with Three Trees, 1643

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Etching, drypoint and burin (single state)
Image: 8 3/8 x 11 inches (21.3 x 27.9 cm)
Sheet: 8 7/8 x 11 3/8 inches (22.5 x 28.9 cm

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Christ Presented to the People (Ecce Homo)</em>, by 1655
Christ Presented to the People (Ecce Homo), by 1655

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Drypoint on cream-colored Asiatic wove paper (state II of VIII)
Sheet: 15 1/4 x 17 7/8 inches (38.7 x 45.4 cm)

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection. New York )
<em>Self-Portrait with Raised Saber</em>, 1634
Self-Portrait with Raised Saber, 1634

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Etching, with touches of burin (state II of II), retouched by a later hand with brush and gray ink
Image: 4 13/16 x 4 inches (12.2 x 10.1 cm)
Sheet: 4 7/8 x 4 inches (12.4 x 10.2 cm)
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Paris

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York. )
<em>Self-Portrait Leaning on a Stone Sill</em>, 1639
Self-Portrait Leaning on a Stone Sill, 1639

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Etching, state I/II
Image: 8 1/16 x 6 7/16 inches (20.5 x 16.4 cm)
Sheet: 8 3/16 x 6 9/16 inches (20.8 x 16.7 cm)
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Pari

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Woman with a Child Frightened by a Dog</em>, c. 1635–36
Woman with a Child Frightened by a Dog, c. 1635–36

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Pen and brown ink, heightened with white under the arm of the child and framed by four lines in pen and brown ink
4 1/16 x 4 inches (10.3 x 10.2 cm)
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Pari

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>Interior with Saskia in Bed</em>, c. 1640–42
Interior with Saskia in Bed, c. 1640–42

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
Pen and brown ink with brown and gray wash and some additions in red and black chalk
5 9/16 x 6 15/16 inches (14.2 x 17.7 cm)
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Pari

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
<em>The Healing of the Mother-in-Law of Saint Peter</em>, late 1650s
The Healing of the Mother-in-Law of Saint Peter, late 1650s

Rembrandt van Rijn (1609–1669)
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, in some places rubbed with a finger, 
heightened with white, framed by four lines in pen and brown ink (backed/mounted)
6 3/4 x 7 7/16 inches (17.1 x 18.9 cm)
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Pari

( Courtesy of The Frick Collection, New York )
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