Bust of an Old Man with a Fur Cap and Flowing Beard, Nearly Full Face, Eyes Direct

Old Man with Fur Cap

about 1631
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 312; Hind 49 ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 6.1 x 5.2 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/16 in.) Sheet: 6.8 x 5.9 cm ( 2 11/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P687

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Possibly Edward Smith, Jr. (active second half of the 19th century, London, cf. Lugt 2897); possibly in his sale, London, Sotheby's, 20 November 1880; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund