Jacob's Ladder

1655
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 036b; Hind 284b iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.7 x 7.2 cm (4 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1364

Medium or Technique

Etching, engraving and drypoint on laid Asian paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (b. 1790 - d. 1876), Paris; his sale, Paris, Danlos, Delisle, and Pawlowski, 16 April-12 May 1877, part of lot 756 (with the other three in the series), on 30 April; William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; January 1962, her gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen