attributed to Johann Zick or attributed to Januarius Zick after Rembrandt

The blinding of Samson, waarschijnlijk 1749-1751
Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, inv./ [..]
Object information
Object category
canvas, oil paint
rectangle (landscape format) 38,5 x 49,5 cm
Current attribution
attributed to Johann Zick
according to Strasser 1994 neither by Johann nor by Januarius Zick
or attributed to Januarius Zick
according to Strasser 1994 neither by Johann nor by Januarius Zick
after Rembrandt
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
probably 1749-1751 (1749 - 1751)
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Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
  • after
    Rembrandt, De blindmaking van Simson (Richteren 16:21)
    This copy reproduces the original before the added strips of canvas enlarged the work. If the attribution is correct, this copy is probably made between 1749 (arrival of father and son Zick in Würzburg) and 1751, when the work was transferred from Würzburg to Vienna (Corpus of Rembrandt Paintings 1982-2015, vol. 3 (1989), no. A 116, copy 3; Krempel/Neumeister 2005-, vol. 1 (2005), p. 398, Kopien/Varianten c)

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Entered on: 2017-08-14; Last modification: 2018-08-19


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