Head of an Old Man in a High Fur Cap: Bust

Beardless Old Man with a High Fur Cap

Possibly by Jan Joris Van Vliet (Netherlandish, born about 1610), Formerly attributed to Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 299; Hind 135

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.1 x 3.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P675

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Cambridge University Library; transferred 1876 to Fitzwilliam Museum (inv. no. Ad. 12.39_356, Lugt 2475); probably sold London, Sotheby's, 2 April 1878; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund