Syndics of the Drapers' Guild

The Sampling Officials
Dutch: De Staalmeesters
Artist Rembrandt
Year 1662
Type Oil on canvas
Dimensions 191.5 cm × 279 cm (75.4 in × 110 in)
Location Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

The Sampling Officials (Dutch: De Staalmeesters), also called Syndics of the Drapers' Guild, is an oil painting by Rembrandt. It is owned by the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.[1] It has been described as his "last great collective portrait".[2] The painting appears on the packaging of Dutch Masters cigars.

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