Landscape with a Cottage and Haybarn

1641
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 225 only state; Hind 177

Dimensions

Platemark: 12.7 x 32 cm (5 x 12 5/8 in.) Sheet: 13.2 x 32.3 cm. (5 3/16 x 12 11/16 in)

Accession Number

2000.645

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso lower left stamped in black ink, partially effaced -- mark of Theodor Rodenacker, Lugt 2438
Verso lower left in graphite pencil [only partially legible]: d 50
Verso lower left stamped in black ink -- mark of Atherton Curtis, Lugt 94
Verso lower left in graphite pencil: #269
Verso in pen and brown ink: W [appears to be an early 19th-century collector’s mark]

Signed

In plate lower right: Rembrandt f / 1641

Provenance

Ernst Theodore Rodenacker (about 1840-before 1894, Dantzig, Lugt 2438); probably sold to Colnaghi, London (possibly sold by Boerner, Leipzig, 15 June 1897); Atherton Curtis (1863-1943, born in New York, lived in Paris, Lugt 94) and his first wife Louise Burleigh Curtis (born 1869 -1910); his second wife and widow, Ingeborg Flinch; sold by Gutekunst & Klipstein, Bern, catalogue 78, 28 April 1955, lot 110; to Edouard Trautscholdt for C.G. Boerner, Neuelagerliste 100, 1993, item 46; private collection, Tokyo; with Pace Prints, New York, NY; from whom purchased by MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard