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Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn: Supper at Emmaus (1648 [2])

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn 1606 – 1669

Supper at Emmaus (1648 [2])

oil on canvas (89 × 111 cm) — 1648 Museum Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn biography

This work is linked to Luke 24:31

Tags: Emmaus

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This version of the Supper at Emmaus is more introverted than the panel Rembrandt painted that same year. The dim light and the curtain create an intimate atmosphere.

It used to be considered an original Rembrandt, but these days it is attributed to an unknown pupil.

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Title: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn: Supper at Emmaus (1648 [2])
Author / citation: here
First published: 27 September 2005
Last modified: 4 October 2008