Portrait of Hendrickje Stoffels by Rembrandt

Portrait of Hendrickje Stoffels, Rembrandt's mistress and mother of his daughter Cornelia.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
100 x 84 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 (; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1976
Vendor:
Trustees of Walter Morrison

No documented portrait of her, but a number of paintings of the same model are dated to the time when she was living with him.

Provenance

Purchased in Amsterdam by William Buchanan ,1817; Edward Gray; James Morrison; by descent.

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk

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