Rembrandt, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, 1633

Vermeer, The Concert, 1658–1660
Oil on canvas, 72.5 x 64.7 cm. One of approximately only 36 known works by Vermeer in the world. This work was Gardner’s first major acquisition, purchased with the help of experts at a Paris auction sale. Gardner placed it on a table alongside the window, a location where she often placed her most prized paintings, with a chair in front of it to invite viewing.
Vermeer, The Concert, 1658–1660
March 8, 2015

Rembrandt, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, 1633

Rembrandt, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, 1633 
Oil on canvas, 161.7 x 129.8 cm. Inscribed on the rudder: Rembrandt (sic). f::/1633. This is Rembrandt’s only known seascape

Oil on canvas, 161.7 x 129.8 cm. Inscribed on the rudder: Rembrandt (sic). f::/1633. This is Rembrandt’s only known seascape