The identity of the man, who often posed for Rembrandt and other artists of his circle, has remained a mystery. Rembrandt executed this tronie of an old man around 1627-28, early in his career.


  • Title: Bust of an old man with turban
  • Creator: Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
  • Date Created: 1627 - 1628
  • Signed: Signed at right:RHL (in ligature)
  • Physical Dimensions: w20 x h26.5 cm (without frame)
  • Painter: Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
  • Collector's note:: Certainly one of the first major studies by Rembrandt of the effects of light.
  • Type: Panel
  • Rights: http://www.thekremercollection.com/disclaimer/
  • External Link: The Kremer Collection website

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