Bust of an Old Man with a Flowing Beard

An Old Man

1630
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 325; Hind 27 i

Dimensions

Platemark: 9.1 x 7.6 cm (3 9/16 x 3 in.) Sheet: 9.4 x 7.9 cm ( 3 11/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P697

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate UL: RHL 1630
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto LR in graphite pencil: A [in a circle] L 140
Verso top in graphite pencil: Daulby Cat p 190 No 286
Verso LC stamped in red ink--mark of Sewall, Lugt 1309

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund