Saint Jerome Reading in an Italian Landscape

about 1653
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 104 ii; Hind 267

Dimensions

Platemark: 25.7 x 20.8 cm (10 1/8 x 8 3/16 in.) Sheet: 25.8 x 21 cm (10 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P496

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and engraving on oatmeal paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Cabinet Brentano-Birckenstock (founded 1765 by Johannn-Melchior Birckenstock (1738-1809), Vienna and Frankfurt, Lugt 345); sold following the death in 1869 of Antonia, Birckenstock's only daughter, wife of Franz Brentano, Frankfurt, Prestel, 16 May 1870, lot 1338; bought by Marseille Holloway (died about 1910, London, Lugt 1875); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund