Old Man Shading his Eyes with his Hand

An Old Man Raising His Hand to His Cap

about 1639
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 259; Hind 169 ii

Dimensions

Platemark: trimmed x 11.4 cm ( trimmed x 4 1/2 in.) Sheet: 13.8 x 11.8 cm (5 7/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P622

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund