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Portrait of Nicholas Berchem

1808
Niccolò Schiavonetti (Italian, 1771-1813), After Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 10, a state before any inscriptions

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 19.3 cm (9 7/8 x 7 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M16094

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, below the image, in pencil, "Rembrandt Pinxit --- Nich.s Schiavonetti Sculpsit / NICHOLAS BERGHEM"

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Wheelwright Gift (Lugt 2563); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Edward Wheelwright, Boston (1824-1900); by bequest to his wife, Isaphene Moore Luyster Wheelwright (died c. 1908); her gift to the MFA December 1, 1900

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Wheelwright