Rembrandt's Mother Seated at a Table

about 1631
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 343 ii; Hind 52 ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.8 x 13.1 cm (5 13/16 x 5 3/16 in.) Sheet: 19.7 x 17.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1395

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Aylesford stamp - black ink
Buccleuch stamp - black ink

Provenance

Heneage Finch, Fifth Earl of Aylesford (1786-1859, London & Warwickshire, Lugt 58); sold by him to Samuel Woodburn (1786-1853, London, cf. Lugt 2584); sold by him to John Heywood Hawkins (died between 1870 and 1880, London and Bignor Park, Sussex, cf. Lugt 1471); sold through P & D. Colnaghi, Ltd., (London) to Walter Francis, 5th Duke of Buccleuch and 7th Duke of Queensberry (1806-1884, London and Dalkeith, Scotland, Lugt 402); Horatio Greenough Curtis; Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis; bequeathed by her to MFA, June or July 1927, received September 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis