The Presentation in the Temple

1630
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 051, ii/ii; Hind 18

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.2 x 7.8 cm (4 x 3 1/16 in.) Sheet: 10.8 x 8.4 cm (4 1/4 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.647

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate lower center: RHL 1630
Later inscriptions or marks: Verso lower left stamped in purple ink-- mark of Richard Gutekunst, Lugt 2213a
Verso lower right in pen and brown ink-- P Mariette 1674 (mark of Pierre Mariette, cf. Lugt 1790
From Boerner mount: fü 11341/RC’ 30046

Provenance

Pierre Mariette, 1674 (1634-1716, Paris, cf. Lugt 1790); Richard Gutekunst (1870-1961, Stuttgart, London, Bern, Lugt 2213a); [probably sequestered by the British government in 1914 and sold by a public trustee as "the property of an enemy subject" through Garland-Smith & Co., London, 2-3 December, 1920]; sold by Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 15 February 1980, lot 1034; C. G. Boerner/Artemis, New York & London; from whom purchased, June 2000.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard