Self Portrait in a Flat Cap and Embroidered Dress

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 026; Hind 157 i

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 6.2 cm (3 5/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P400

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, upper left (very faintly): Rembradt f.

Markings

Verso lower left stamped in black ink-- mark of Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford, Lugt 58
Verso lower left stamped in red ink-- mark of Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309
Recto lower right blind stamp-- mark an unidentified collector, cf. Lugt 1920, 1921

Provenance

Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford (1786-1859, London and Packington Hall, Warwickshire, Lugt 58); "M.W." (cf. Lugt 1920, 1921); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund