The Company of Captain Banning Cocq
The Company of Captain Banning Cocq (The Nightwatch) c1642 by Dutch Painter Gerrit Lundens (1622 – 1686), known for his genre scenes, vanitas paintings nad miniature portraits as well as for making copies after famous Dutch Masters.
This is a copy of the original created by Dutch Painter Rembrandt van Rijn (1606 – 1669) in 1642 (considered to be one of the worlds greatest visual artist); and it gives us a glimpse into what the original painting looked like before it was trimmed down to fit between two columns when it was moved from its original location.
For a description of the individuals in the painting and the symbols hidden in the image see the original retouched artwork The Night Watch (De Nachtwacht) by Rembrandt van Rijn in this collection.
This is a retouched digital art old masters reproduction of a public domain image.