The Beheading of John the Baptist

1640
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 092; Hind 171 ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 12.5 x 10.2 cm (4 15/16 x 4 in.) Sheet: 13.4 x 10.9 cm (5 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P483

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil (1778-1864, Paris, Lugt 2200); possibly included in his sale, London, Phillips, 12-14 April 1836; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund