Restored Rembrandt Placed on View After Lengthy Authentication Process

May 7th, 2014

Rembrandt, Portrait of Dirck van Os, via WSJPortrait of Dirck van Os, a 1658 painting long discredited as a Rembrandt copy, has been returned to public view at the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha as an officially authenticated portrait by the Dutch master.  “People here sensed the underlying quality,” says Joslyn executive director, Jack Becker, “but you need the scholarly community to rehabilitate a picture like this.”Read more at Wall Street Journal