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The Toilet of Bathsheba (Rembrandt, New York)
Rembrandt: Bathsheba at her Toilette  wikidata:Q19863030 
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q5598
Rembrandt: Bathsheba at her Toilette
Object type painting
Genre religious art
Date 1643
Medium oil on oak wood
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q2075708,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 57.2 cm (22.5 ″); Width: 76.2 cm (30 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,+57.2U174728;P2049,+76.2U174728
institution QS:P195,Q160236
Current location
Gallery 634
Accession number
Object history
Provenance
by 1734
date QS:P,+1734-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1734-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Willem Six (1662-1733), Amsterdam

: purchased by Hoogenbergh at the sale of the collection of Willem Six, Amsterdam, at Schoemaker ... ten Brink, Amsterdam, lot no. 56, for NLG 265

by 1741
date QS:P,+1741-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1741-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Gerard Bicker (1687-1753), Heer van Zwieten

: purchased by De Hond at the sale of the collection of Gerard Bicker, Heer van Zwieten, at an unknown auction house, The Hague, lot no. 130, for NLG 350

by 1763
date QS:P,+1763-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1763-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
:
by 1780
date QS:P,+1780-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1780-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Antoine Poullain (....-1780), Paris
between 15 March 1780 and 21 March 1780
date QS:P,+1780-03-00T00:00:00Z/10,P1319,+1780-03-15T00:00:00Z/11,P1326,+1780-03-21T00:00:00Z/11
: purchased by Le Brun at the sale of the collection of Antoine Poullain, Paris, at Le Brun, Paris, lot no. 37, for livres 2,400

: sale of the collection of Le Brun, Paris, at an unknown auction house, Paris, lot no. 53, for livres 1,000

by 1814
date QS:P,+1814-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1814-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Alexandre Delahante, London

: purchased by Andrew Geddes (1783-1844) at the sale of the collection of Alexandre Delhante, London, at Phillips, London, lot no. 25, for GBP 105

by 1830
date QS:P,+1830-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1830-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), London

: purchased by John Smith, London, at the sale of the collection of Sir Thomas Lawrence, London, at Chistie’s, London, lot no. 120, for GBP 157.1
: purchased by G.J. Vernon from John Smith, London
: purchased by Thomas Emmerson, London, at the sale of the collection of G.J. Vernon at Christie’s, London, lot no. 48, for GBP 160.13
: purchased by Wilson at the sale of the collection of Thomas Emmerson, London, at Phillips, London, lot no. 135, for GBP 252
: acquired by Phillips, London (?)

by 1841
date QS:P,+1841-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1841-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Colonel de Biré, Brussels

: sale of the collection of Colonel de Biré at Hôtel Héris, 16, Rue des Jeuneurs, Paris, lot no. 6, for FFR 7,880

by 1859
date QS:P,+1859-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1859-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
: Jhr. Hendrik Steengracht van Oosterland (1808-1875), The Hague

: inherited by Jhr. Hendricus Adolphus Steengracht (1836-1912), heer van Duivenvoorde, Voorschoten en Veur, The Hague, from Jhr. Hendrik Steengracht van Oosterland, The Hague
: purchased by Duveen (art dealer), Paris, at the sale of the collection of Jhr. Hendricus Adolphus Steengracht, The Hague, at Georges Petit, Paris, lot no. 61, for FFR 1,000,000
: purchased by Benjamin Altman (....-1913), New York City, from Duveen, Paris for USD 213,621.5
: bequeathed to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by Benjamin Altman, New York

Exhibition history
Exhibition history

Rembrandt. Schilderijen bijeengebracht ter gelegenheid van de inhuldiging van Hare Majesteit Koningin Wilhelmina, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, , cat.no. 56.
The Art of Rembrandt, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, –?, no catalog.
Rembrandt, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, 1952, no catalog.
The Painter's Light, , The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, Cat.no. 19.
Rembrandt/Not Rembrandt in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, , The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, Cat.no. 10.
The Age of Rembrandt, Dutch paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, , no catalog.

Inscriptions Rembrandt. ft/1643
References
Bathsheba at her Toilette 
painting by Rembrandt
The Toilet of Bathsheba MET DP145915.jpg
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LocationMetropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan, New York City, New York
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Inception
  • 1643
Width
  • 76.2 cm
Height
  • 57.2 cm
Followed by
  • David and Bathsheba
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Betsabé en el baño (es); Bethsabée à sa toilette (fr); Bathsheba at her Toilette (en); Betsabe w kąpieli (pl); Bathseba bei der Toilette (de); Het toilet van Bathseba (nl) dipinto di Rembrandt (it); schilderij van Rembrandt (nl); tableau de Rembrandt (fr); Gemälde von Rembrandt (de); painting by Rembrandt (en); obraz Rembrandta (pl); cuadro de Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (es); cuadru de Rembrandt (ast)