Requires Photography

Self-Portrait of Rembrandt Leaning on a Stone Sill

1790
Francesco Novelli (Italian, 1767-1836), After Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

from Le Blanc 53

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.5 x 17.2 cm (7 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.)(with c. 2 mm margin at the right; and thread margins on the other three sides)

Accession Number

B2868

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock