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Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn: Supper at Emmaus (1648 [1])

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606 – 1669

Supper at Emmaus (1648 [1])

oil on panel (68 × 65 cm) — 1648 Museum Musée du Louvre, Paris

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This work is linked to Luke 24:31

Tags: Emmaus

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This is the most famous of Rembrandt's works on Emmaus. Rembrandt had painted the supper in Emmaus before, in 1626.

The atmosphere is solemn. Again, the servant does not yet realize what is going on.

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Title: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn: Supper at Emmaus (1648 [1])
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First published: 27 September 2005
Last modified: 4 October 2008