Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn The Conspiracy of the Batavians under Claudius Civilis (1661–1662) donated to The Swedish Royal Academy of Fine Arts in 1798 by Mrs Anna Johanna Peill, born Grill, widow of Mr Henrik Wilhelm Peill, in memory of her late husband

 

Symposium: Rembrandt's The Conspiracy of the Batavians under Claudius Civilis

Welcome to a one-day international symposium focusing on Rembrandt’s painting The Conspiracy of the Batavians under Claudius Civilis, on long-term loan to the Nationalmuseum from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts.

The programme will discuss the painting in the context of the commission for the Amsterdam Town Hall, its history in Swedish collections, the painting technique, changes in composition, the painting’s conservation history, and its place in current Rembrandt research. The speakers will include conservators, curators and scientists from Stockholm, Amsterdam and London who will report on the results of recent research.

The conference will be open to the general public.

Cost: 300 SEK, including refreshments and reception.

Tickets: Click the button below to purchase your ticket

Language: English

Venue: Nationalmuseum, Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2, Stockholm

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