Night Watch

Creator:
Rembrandt van Rijn, 1606-1669
Published/Created:
1642
Physical Description:
359 x 438 cm
Materials:
oil on canvas
Notes:
The group portrait was hung in the Kloveniersdoelen at Amsterdam, representing the officers and men of the civic militia under the command of Capt. Frans Banning Cocq and Lt Willem van Ruytenburch. Although the militia never paraded at night, the piece wa
Topics:
Painting -- Netherlands -- 17th century -- (YVRC)
Culture:
Dutch
Accession Number:
249334
Genre:
paintings (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
R: Yale Photo Collection
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Amsterdam, Netherlands: Rijksmuseum
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 7662
OID:
306059
PID:
digcoll:2224783