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Title

Lucretia

Artist

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn

Date

1666

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G311
Lucretia, Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 43 3/8 x 36 5/16 in. (110.17 x 92.28 cm) (canvas)59 1/4 x 52 5/16 x 4 1/2 in. (150.5 x 132.87 x 11.43 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Date LL: [Rembrandt f 1666]
Physical Description: Allegory. Lucretia, portrait of a young woman, seconds after taking her own life, holding knife in right hand, blood-stained chemise, left hand grasps bell cord.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 34.19
Artist: Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1606-1669
Added to Site: February 28, 2009