Landscape with Trees, Farm Buildings and a Tower

Landscape with Trees, Farm Building and a Tower

about 1651
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 223; Hind 224 ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 x 29.8 cm (5 1/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P606

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

2.4 cm wide band made up at right side.

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (b. 1790 - d. 1876; Lugt 119), Paris; May 8, 1877, posthumous Firmin-Didot sale, Paris, Danlos, Delisle, and Pawlowski, Paris, lot 978, sold for 390 fr. Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund