Saint Jerome in a Dark Chamber

1642
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 105 i; Hind 201 i

Dimensions

Platemark: 15 x 17.6 cm (5 7/8 x 6 15/16 in.) Sheet: 15.1 x 17.6 cm (5 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1363

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Lower center: Rembrandt f. 1642
Verso lower right in graphite pencil: first impression with the / narrow casement

Markings

Verso lower left stamped in black ink-- mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot, Lugt 119

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1961, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 20, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen