John the Baptist preaching

Berlin (West), Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Gemäldegalerie, Cat.No. 828 K
  • J. Bruyn
  • B. Haak
  • S. H. Levie
  • P. J. J. Van Thiel
  • E. Van De Wetering
Part of the Stichting Foundation Rembrandt Research Project book series (RRSE, volume 3)


A well preserved grisaille the authenticity of which is, on the grounds both of style and quality and of evidence as to the genesis of the work, combined with documentary evidence, beyond all doubt. The work must, in its smaller, first state, have been painted around 1634 in preparation for an etching and have been enlarged to its present format soon afterwards.


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© Stichting Foundation Rembrandt Research Project 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Bruyn
  • B. Haak
  • S. H. Levie
  • P. J. J. Van Thiel
  • E. Van De Wetering

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