Medea, or the Marriage of Jason and Creusa

1648
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 112 i; Hind 235 i

Dimensions

Platemark: 23.9 x 17.8 cm (9 7/16 x 7 in.) Sheet: 24.4 x 18.7 cm (9 5/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P503

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint on Japanese paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Possibly Alfred Morrison (b. 1821- d. 1897; cf. Lugt 144, 151), London and Fonthill. 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