Lieven Willemsz. van Coppenol, Writing Master: The Larger Plate

1658
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 283; Hind 300 v

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.8 x 13.3 cm (6 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.) Sheet: 23.6 x 18.2 cm (9 5/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P661

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint and engraving, from the cut plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Cabinet Brentano-Birckenstock (founded 1765 by Johannn-Melchior Birckenstock (1738-1809), Vienna and Frankfurt, Lugt 345); sold following the death in 1869 of Antonia, Birckenstock's only daughter, wife of Franz Brentano, Frankfurt, Prestel, 16 May 1870 and following days, lot 1369; bought by Marseille Holloway (died about 1910, London, Lugt 1875); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund