Bust of an old man with a fur cap and flowing beard, nearly full face, eyes direct

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 312 Hind 49 ii/II White-Boon 312 ii/II

Dimensions

Platemark: 6.3 x 5.3 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.) Sheet: 11.7 x 8.1 cm (4 5/8 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.817

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, lower right in graphite pencil: rf. 16424 [Rumbler stock no.]

Provenance

C. G. Boerner (Düsseldorf) 1971, Neue Lagerliste 56, no. 70; Helmut H. Rumbler (Frankfurt) 2007, catalogue 41, no. 77; from whom purchased by MFA, December 12, 2007.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard